5 Reasons I Swipe Left on Tinder

I’ve started using dating apps and while some say I’m picky, I say I’m…choosy. Here are some reasons I swipe left on Tinder.

Moving Out, Moving On

I moved into my own apartment! This process has been exhausting, interesting, and enriching. Mostly exhausting though.

Friday Jams: Japanese 80s Mix

When it’s cold, I sometimes am drawn to warm music to remind me of what it’s like to … Continue Reading

Weekly Reads: Puppies, Cigarettes, and Japanese BBQ

Good reads from the past week including some puppies, some evil cigarettes, and a Japanese Barbecue tattoo.

You have the same hours in a year as Beyoncé

‘Tis the season for resolutions, but if your resolution is to be as productive as Beyoncé, I have some bad news for you. But at least you can try?

At Semester’s End – A Year in Review

Recently I’ve had a few conversations that have really put in perspective how crazy this year has been … Continue Reading

Losing Your Data and Other Atrocities

One day long ago, I lost a USB flash drive on my way to class. A 20 page … Continue Reading

Final Fantasy X and the Choice I Regret

A decision I made in a video game over 10 years ago still haunts me today. Here’s what it said about me then, and now.

5 Strange Joys of a First Year Doctoral Student

Here are five things that I’m really digging about my first semester of doctoral studies…

Mi mundo + aos 27 anos : My World at 27 Years Old

I turn 27, and take a quick look back on the year I left behind.