Golden Fish

“Goldfish are actually some of the longest-lived fishes you can purchase. They are capable for living several decades under the right conditions, and the supposed record is 49 years of age.” -Arthur Masloski

Smart World

You know, I receive a lot of questions and attention from friends, family members, and complete strangers regarding my decision to not own a smart phone. I might as well give the whole world an explanation after all of these years of using unrecognizable cellular ring tones. Let me start from the beginning. There wasContinue reading “Smart World”

The Body Knew

Lavender licks picks a good night to kiss. Lights a wick and she burns bright. She burns bright for him. Still, the votive wanes and drips wax upon the window panes when her mind pulls away- Too many egregious explanations to relay. The heart’s key is left without a holder in the middle of October.Continue reading “The Body Knew”

Sweet Dreams in Nola

I bought a bed. After spending the month of April sleeping on hostel bunk beds and on a glorified air mattress in the guest room of a semi-retired, semi-crazy woman’s home, I officially moved to a duplex straddling the border line between Treme and MidCity. Although I am relieved to be splitting a home withContinue reading “Sweet Dreams in Nola”

Packing List

In preparation of departure: -DO borrow a scale from a friend in order to measure out the weight of your suitcase before arriving to the airport. It might not seem possible right now but your glass bottles filled with fish oil, pro-biotics, vitamin D, calcium, jojoba oil, pistachios, and lavender powder are likely to offendContinue reading “Packing List”