To My Winter-Bruised Brethren: True Facts About Seasonal Depression/SAD

Let me tell you the story of this year's summer solstice. I went with my best friend Sophie for a long weekend up at her family's cottage. Just the two of us, surrounded by trees and wild berry bushes and summer flash-storms and the lake. We read books of short stories and made duck confit … Continue reading To My Winter-Bruised Brethren: True Facts About Seasonal Depression/SAD

It’s All Golf To Me: True Facts About The Asexual (October Partnership Post #3)

EDIT 08/05/2018: In the years since this post came out, I've been approached by dozens of folks who are pondering their a/sexuality. One of the things we've commiserated is the lack of stories with ace representation--queer media is on the upswing, but the ace folk are still hanging out in the margins. So I wrote … Continue reading It’s All Golf To Me: True Facts About The Asexual (October Partnership Post #3)

I DO NOT LIVE IN A LAMP: True Facts About The Linguist

My first instinct was to call Linguistics the unicorn of university majors, but then I realized that was inaccurate. It's not that we're invisible or super rare or difficult to seek out. In fact, there are more and more Linguistics majors as the years go by. No, after giving it some thought I've decided that … Continue reading I DO NOT LIVE IN A LAMP: True Facts About The Linguist