The Internet is Down: A Helpful Guide

Follow these steps and you’re sure to survive and emerge on the other side, mostly unscathed. Why did your episode of Boy Meets World stop playing? Your internet is down? It’s probably just one of those things where it goes down for 10 minutes and you just have to wait it out. Probably. Just wait…

Thoughts From a Laundromat

I exploded my washing machine. Well, not exploded. But I tried to wash a new comforter and apparently it was too much for my washing machine to handle. It overflowed — I just like to say that it exploded because it makes the story more interesting. I mopped up and extracted the now extremely soaked, detergent-ridden…

September 2017 Book of the Month . . . Except it’s actually the books I’m most excited to read the rest of the year.

So. I remembered I needed to write my September Book of the Month post and realized something — I didn’t read any books in September. It wasn’t that I didn’t start any books in September. Because I totally did. I started re-reading The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon. I also started to read Authority by…

Travel anxiety sucks.

[NOTE: I wrote this post before leaving for Iceland. I will state here that I am currently in Iceland and the jitters I talk about in the following have now left the building. The building being me.] So, I lied. My Iceland post wasn’t my next post after all. I’ll probably have one or two…

Potential Names for My Future Dog

This post is purely self-serving. I needed a place to record all my good dog names so that I don’t forget them all by the time I actually get a dog (which unfortunately might not be for a long time). And since there’s no such thing as a dog baby name book —- (but, WAIT, is there?…