I was window shopping while waiting to meet a friend for brunch and I saw this sign. It made me laugh instantly. I don’t need more “stuff,” so I kept browsing and killing time. Before I left, I decided I wanted it. I cracked some jokes with the owner of the small store and went … More Self-Talk

We Rise Together

Happy International Women’s Day! Today is one of my favorite holidays, and this happens to be my 60th blog post. How serendipitous! Last year, I wrote about how my perspective on femininity deepened as I moved from childhood to adulthood. This year, I’d like to share about my expanding perspective on masculinity. Thanks to a … More We Rise Together


Whether or not I am aware of it, the timing of my life is perfect. I was driving to work tonight when I thought I saw some green lights in the sky out of the corner of my eye. It was very reminiscent of the shade of the Northern Lights in Iceland, and I thought, … More timing


I turned 30-years-young today! Wanted to publish something before the clock strikes midnight. Will elaborate and polish a version of this later, but wanted to just get it started here. I caught myself thinking back to my 20th birthday, and I can’t remember my 10th birthday. I realized that whenever I turn the next decades … More thirty!