What I Read Last Week:

The gentle cesarean: more like a birth than an operation | NPR Marjane Satrapi: the Persepolis director escapes her comfort zone | The Guardian For young people in rural areas, suicide poses a growing threat | NPR The transformation: fear of heights meets rock climbing | Outside Ask Andrew W.K.: Feeling motivation in the faceContinue reading “What I Read Last Week:”

In The Clear

December 18th, 2013 – Last grad school coffee  listening :: to You Blew It!, on repeat; watching :: Chicken with Plums; reading :: The Infinite Moment of Us and This Is How You Say Goodbye.; wanting :: a burrito?; working :: on convincing my sister to see The Secret Life of Walter Mitty on Christmas day, job hunting, and sewing projects; writing :: reviews! and cover letters; loving ::Continue reading “In The Clear”


There were two British international students at the university last spring. Liam and Lucy (Yes, those are their real names) furthered my world view just from the stories they told me about their home life. That sensation, paired with my recent binge on graphic novels and gearing up for Script Frenzy, inspired me to readContinue reading “Persepolis”