So it's been awhile. Here are some things that have happened since the last time I blogged: D celebrated a birthday! We hosted early Thanksgiving (what we like to call Friendsgiving) for close to 30 wonderful friends. I would show you pictures but I was so busy having fun I forgot to take them. I… Continue reading unperturbed by the joy and the madness.
In case you didn't know already, I have 2 new poems up at PANK Magazine! this morning I pulled a picture of my mother out of my mouth Letter to Myself at Age 12, July 19, 1991 Enjoy!
Last night I went with Donna and two friends to see a burlesque show. It was a great event, featuring the Peek-A-Boo Revue, a neo-burlesque troupe from Philly, at the Trocadero. I had never been to one before and so had only a vague idea of what to expect. The MCs of the evening (there… Continue reading peek-a-boo
I am taking a class on Non-Western Literature. One of my texts is the very excellent Postcolonialism: A Very Short Introduction, by Robert J.C. Young. This book is totally rocking my world. Having considered myself a good little liberal for several years now, I thought I was fairly well-versed in the concepts of occupation and… Continue reading see also: John Locke, “terra nulla”
I hesitate to say that regular Friday postings are resuming, since I have no idea when I'll fail to do one and then ruin the momentum. However, I am going to attempt to revive the Friday Goodness with some frequency, as I am really enjoying life right now. I want to celebrate that. It's Friday!… Continue reading Friday Goodness
Today has been a rough day. I started a new semester this week - I'm taking a Cultural Anthropology class, which I was pretty stoked about. But I should really have learned my lesson after that Civil Rights class, which had more than a few frustrating moments. (I think after blogging the second one, I… Continue reading friday frustration