Dear Michelle Obama – It must be tough being the First Lady! I can’t imagine what you went through while getting Obama ready to be elected. I mean, elections are already super stressful, but then you get some stupid random drama thrown in making it even more difficult (like those e-mails Hillary sent). Here in Vancouver, I […]
Sometimes I feel alone. Some days are long and hard. But when I look out into the world, I am struck by the impossible beauty of it all. Those billions of magnificent accidents that led us to where we are today, that led us to paper planes and nautilus shells and the tiny, crooked smiles […]
To all the mothers out there… Just kidding… Actually… This blog post isn’t meant for every mother… I want to talk to the moms with gay sons… Especially the moms that have become better people through the entire ‘coming out’ process of their baby boys. You, ladies, are pretty fantastic! You’ve gone through a lot, […]
I placed a warm rag on my eye and heard the most amazing, gratifying, and pleasing POP. Finally, my sty Harvey had decided to give up and ooze away!!! “Die,” I yelled out into the bathroom mirror. Harvey gave me one of the worst weeks of my life. I was getting questions all week long like, “Do […]
If you’re not watching Black Mirror, you really need to remedy that immediately. Black Mirror is this awesome new British show that has a certain Twilight Zone/Outer Limits vibe. Each episode takes place in the not so distant future and portrays where our society might end up in a handful of years. There’s an amazingly haunting song […]
I got a text message last night from Misty, one of my co-managers. It was a link to a YouTube video and some text that said “is that you dancing?” I clicked the link and knew what it was even before I pressed play. That was Kristen and I dancing on 13th Street in The […]
It Takes a Village, by Agnes Nutter An Impassioned Plea It takes a village to raise a child…that’s what they say, isn’t it? We don’t want the whole village to have access to our innocent and vulnerable little ones, though, do we? We only want those kind and selfless souls who will, ever so gently […]
Am I an asshole for finding this HILARIOUS?!? LOL, I can’t stop laughing!!
Today is huge! Not only are we celebrating National Margarita Day (That marionberry margarita was delicious! thanks Kevin, Kristen, Mike, and Molly!), but it’s also National Ginger Awareness Day. So enough talking… Let’s go appreciate some delicious gingers – yum! (this one is for you, Matt.) You’re welcome.