On Failing Again. And Again. And Again.

I sit hunched over the glaring glow of my laptop in this piled high laundry wasteland that is my bedroom and I sigh. My roommates are outside in the living room “oo-ing” and “aw-ing” over the latest episode of BBC’s Planet Earth II. A creature just narrowly and dramatically escaped the clutches of death from the sounds of it. I can’t decide if I yet regret mixing a mug of ice cream with a glass of wine.… Read More On Failing Again. And Again. And Again.

Update: In Which I Fail the A-Z Challenge and Pretend Not to Care

A belated welcome to the merry month of May! Well, as you can see, I did not complete the April A-Z Challenge. Labeling my intro post to the challenge as the “A-Z’s of Failure” was a self-fulfilling prophecy and you know what? I’m actually okay with that. Overestimating my abilities to give a shit for… Read More Update: In Which I Fail the A-Z Challenge and Pretend Not to Care

Update: L is for Loser, That’s Good Enough for Me

Hi-diddly-ho, lonely neighbors! We are way past half way through April and for those of us participating in the A-Z Challenge, we should be posting our P-themed post today (depending on whether or not you’re choosing to post on Sundays). As you may have noticed, your Lonely neighborhood Tribalists have fallen behind, as lazy cats… Read More Update: L is for Loser, That’s Good Enough for Me

Gratitude: Feeling So Grateful For You Empathetic Badasses!

Wow. You all amaze me and damn near bring me to tears. [Not that that’s that difficult to do. When I was 13, I cried when Sherlock Holmes “died” at the end of “The Final Problem.”] A couple days ago, I vented some old frustrations in this open letter to a maladjusted creep with no regard for personal… Read More Gratitude: Feeling So Grateful For You Empathetic Badasses!