(sort of) Sober Sunday: Afghan saffron and emails to my sister
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(sort of) Sober Sunday: Afghan saffron and emails to my sister

saffron threads are the thread of the menu – cocktail optional, but highly recommended My sister works for the UN.  She does something with refugee camps and saves orphans in her free time.  She has a bullet proof vest.  I think things blow up in near proximity to her.  Based on her Facebook pictures, it … Continue reading

Sober Sunday: I’m just going to get drunk in this American Apparel Unitard
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Sober Sunday: I’m just going to get drunk in this American Apparel Unitard

Current status: stress vomiting like a house cat. I’m supposed to do this aerial showcase on saturday. My aerial…teacher, (Coach? Guru? Enchantress? Evil Siren?), Laura, keeps telling me I’m doing great, I’m ready, I’m good, it looks awesome.  I think she’s falsely boosting my confidence just so I don’t start crying again. I don’t blame … Continue reading

sober sunday: pumpkin whoopie pie shaped dopamine receptors
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sober sunday: pumpkin whoopie pie shaped dopamine receptors

boy-shaped love drug & the best pumpkin pie alternative Poets likened love to a disease, Donne called it a canker worm, eating at the tender rose, like a cancer or virus weakening the host cell.  But The Beatles said all you need is love, to save, to heal, to act as a salve curing the loneliness … Continue reading

sober sunday: what does the fox say?
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sober sunday: what does the fox say?

some foxy decorating inspiration Some people drunk dial ex-boyfriends, I drunk Etsy.   My 4am misdeeds result in vintage pulleys arriving within 7-10 business days of said indiscretion, carefully wrapped in small town newspapers from Kentucky.   Or naturally shed antlers found in Washington state.  Or a flirtatious conversation with a lumberjack in Utah selecting the … Continue reading