All dressed up and nowhere [out there] to go

Some people stand when a beautiful someone walks into the room

But I stand in silent reverence whenever a river catches my eye

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two tiny poems about two bloody topics


So plant a seed and say a prayer
or was the prayer the planting?

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You must’ve misheard me

You must’ve misheard me. Or, actually, maybe you weren’t listening…

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Ayyy! Gail's gay!

To me, queerness is a radical hospitality to oneself.

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lies I told the chickens while they died

Yesterday, out at the Farminary, we butchered 26 chickens.

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passing: a relief for midterms; complicated for skin tone

when a report about the legacy of slavery has opened and brought attention to a gaping, festering wound

it’s not the time to make it about anyone else

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raise your hand if you're jelly of that camping trip Teddy had with John Muir

how do you feed a bee some juice?

I knew not

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Are we slut shaming Earth???

God-given or not, we have a collective desire to re-design the world we are designed for.

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commitments the antibiotics won't kill

It’s been just over a year that I’ve kept this blogging habit. So, here’s a list that will be an interesting inventory to look back on. Maybe.
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manageable disasters

Imagine Darwin in a corner, snapping his fingers in a z for-ma-tion and saying, “giiiiiirl we’re all hungry!”
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don't click here if you love Amazon Prime

Here are a few insights on how to put trust in where you send and spend money.

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welllll she's not dead yet! she can dance and she can sing!

There are so many warrior people walking around with heavy burdens, needing to still function and finance their existence.
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our planet is dying, and it's my fault

What if we understood that the passage of time is actually a circle, not a double helix?
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haunted French pancakes give me the crepes

Out of a place of complete fear and wavering identity came a relationship that I will treasure forever.
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breaking my silence

I’m grateful for the people who work day in and day out to move in that direction. I’m grateful for the people who take the brokenness and muck of the world as material to make people laugh. I’m grateful each time I learn how to be subversive with love. I’m grateful that I’m a woman.
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