She told me her whole story. And then a week later I wrote about it. That same day I got my first death threat. “I could kill you for writing about her.”
What do you want to be remembered for? What’s the message you want to leave behind?
I guess paying for your own Netflix is what ultimately classifies someone as a real adult. But there’s something about it being free and under someone else’s name that makes binge-watching Buffy the Vampire Slayer that much more appealing.
Trying online dating. It’s going down, I’m yellin’ Tinder.
I joined the Marine Corps less than six months after I turned eighteen, so adulthood remained a mythical land – full of freedom and good fortune.
I get to go home by myself. I get to drink all the wine from the bottle. I get to watch my favorite tv shows. I don’t have to deal with another person bugging me all the time and being in my space.
Make a bucket list of things you want to do in your town or city this summer — with one or two close friends — and then actually make those things happen.
Taxis and Ubers are great, but if you can walk to your destination, do it. It’s good for your wallet and for your body.
To always avoid cakes, donuts, and candy is preventing your tastebuds from being truly happy.
“Life forces us to reframe who we are and that’s good.”