How I’m Dealing with Coronavirus Anxiety

Unfortunately because everything in the world is basically shut down, we’re constantly bombarded with coronavirus news and truly horrendous responses from American “leaders.” I’ve already…

Borrowing Books from Megan’s Collection

Last week, I shared my quarantine to-do list full of books, tv shows, and movies that will keep any isolated person occupied, and today I’ve…

14 Years of Friendship with Kaiʻolu on Her Birthday

If you know me, you would know that I don’t make friends easily, so I truly treasure the friendships I have like the gifts they…

5 Moments in Which I Was the Happiest

Sometimes I accidentally turn this blog into a breeding ground of injustice and other dreadful news, simply because my mind is focused on those stories…

A Social Distancing and Quarantine To-Do List

Yesterday, I wrote about how the massive spread of the coronavirus will wreck havoc in American prisons unless politicians immediately release incarcerated people en masse.…

Therapy Makes Me Feel Worse, And That’s Okay

I’ve seen a therapist off and on for the past 5 years, but only started going to (semi) weekly sessions since this past September when…

Honoring My Best Girls on Hinamatsuri

I try to celebrate and uplift women every day of the year as I’ve come to believe in the brilliance and strength of women throughout…

Journaling As Another Type of Therapy

My closest family members and friends (or frankly, anyone who’s seen the contents of my purses) know how much I treasure the gigantic notebook I’m…

How I’m Balancing Work, Blogging, and Freelancing

I was a notoriously irresponsible and unproductive student in college (okay let’s be real…from high school through college) who procrastinated on almost every assignment and…