Have you ever wondered what all those ideas you come up with in the shower would turn out to be if you wrote them down? Maybe you did, maybe you opened up that handy Notes app and jotted them down before you forgot that sliver of brilliance. But then, you never went back and actually turned it into the fully formed genius you know it could be…

This site is the embodiment of all my late-night, kick ass, unwritten potential that just needed the job-less summer of 2020 (thanks corona) to get out of my brain and onto a page. So, regardless of how great or cheesy or cringe-y or actually ok my writing might turn out to be, I want to put it out into the universe because, in the words of my mother, ‘what’s the worst thing that can happen?’.

Maybe people don’t like it, ok, no big deal; I’ll turn off the comments. But why should I let someone else’s negative juju stop me from trying out something that might just turn out to be so much fun. I chose instead, to hope that someone will like my ideas. Or, at the very least, what I have to say makes them think a bit harder, question the world a little or even inspires a conversation. That’s a win in my book.

These are the motivations and aspirations behind my blog: a love of writing, an endless stream of consciousness, and a whole lot of positivity. My opinions and choice of topic is influenced by who I am; the ideas of a young, college going, lactose intolerant, empowered and empathetic woman.

With this blog I plan to write about current events. That might make you think about the news, and yes that is definitely part of my idea, but I’m going to take it a step further and redefine current events to include my everyday experiences. Effectively putting world news and small news in convesation with each other and finding those connections both big and small.   So lets stop prograstinating and get…

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