Tonight was the first night I carried with me the pepper spray that M’s boyfriend got for us after a spate of violent robberies in the neighborhood took place this spring. Continue reading “On Being a Woman, After Dark, in New York City — Running Edition”
Write Through Him
Learning to Silence the Bitter 30-Something White Man Who Tells You Your Life/Story/Opinion Doesn’t Matter: A Tangents and Angles Story
The good thing is that since I’m so hollow and achy about my grandma, whenever my ex’s face tumbles through my timeline, what once registered as abject panic and pain now is just a resigned numbness.
2016 sucks and I’d like my money back, please.
Hold on. The recession was all the Fed and ECB’s fault and had nothing to do with the “barons of Wall Street”? That we’re calling them barons, first of all, suggests they might be more involved than you are willing to admit. Continue reading “Thoughts I had on reading a paper about monetary policy”
Subservience of any kind is death to the spirit.
— Alice Walker
My half-birthday is on Sunday. I’m just saying, this would be the most thoughtful gift. 😉
Let me assure (or disappoint) you from the outset: That stupid dress will not be seen here. Don’t even ask. Have we never heard of lighting? Angles? Filters? Composition? GET OFF MY LAWN. Continue reading “Top 5 Favorite Internet Things This Week”