The following post was written for the blog, Peace & Penguins,and tackles the topic of Love & Anxiety- which are two things that I know little and a lot about, respectively. When Alisha asked me to write a guest blog post on Love & Anxiety for Peace & Penguins, I thought that it would be an easy … Continue reading love & anxiety: two things that i know a little and a lot about, respectively.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe It's interesting how a new guy can make you realize the doubts and insecurities you have. It may take a few days, call it the new crush honeymoon period if you will, but then all of a sudden … Continue reading breathe and trust. silence those fears.
It shouldn't come as a surprise, but there's been no summer love for this girl. Zilch. Nada. Niente. Besides the green-shirted one night stand a few months ago, I have spent my summer nights in the company of many entertaining guests, sensational girlfriends, and an adorable toddler named Max. Actually, those are the only people in Chicago that I wanted … Continue reading they say summer love is fleeting. but sometimes what starts as a fling can lead to the real thing.
I can honestly say that I've never been so impressed by a guy in my life. That alone makes it obvious that I'm crushing on someone- oh gosh, I even got weak in the knees before seeing him once. Anyways, he's pretty fantastic. Better than any fantasy my imaginative mind could concoct. Certainly one of those guys … Continue reading i know that i am nothing new. there’s so much more than me and you.
When I think back on my History of Boys...I realize what good taste I have. Okay, there were some questionable crushes & boyfriends back in my middle school days- no names mentioned- but you Hampton kids may remember my dating track record. (Note: Sadly it was more plentiful as a pre-teen than a twentysomething.) But in all seriousness, … Continue reading hey stephen, i could give you fifty reasons why i should be the one you choose. all those other girls, well, they’re beautiful but would they write a song for you?
As I read Water for Elephants on the bus this morning, one of my all-time favorite quotes and movie scenes from Big Fish popped into my mind (due to the whole circus thing). The line is, "They say when you meet the love of your life, time stops, and that's true." and here is the … Continue reading yeah i saw sparks, and i saw sparks.