Another Place Where I Can Never Show My Face Again

We all have those instances in which we know exactly what’s the right thing to do yet consciously ignore our better judgment. For some, that’s watching a YouTube series comparing food at three different price points from “the perspective of everyday normal people” instead of reading the book for a book report due in less … More Another Place Where I Can Never Show My Face Again

Austin Poetry Slam, or Everyone Has a Lot of Feelings

Growing numb to your surroundings doesn’t happen in an instant, but if I had to pinpoint the trigger, I’d imagine it to be when you start fancying yourself too good for “touristy things.” If you can’t train fresh eyes on the city you live in and recognize in tired attractions the aspects that continue to … More Austin Poetry Slam, or Everyone Has a Lot of Feelings

Can the Pit Be the Pits

In resolving to put more energy into relationships this year, I now realize I should’ve specified what kind of relationships I meant—specifically not ones involving inanimate objects. I’m referring, of course, to the Pit, a giant excavation project outside my apartment window to which I’ve become rather disturbingly attached. The Pit’s existed in its gaping … More Can the Pit Be the Pits