The older I get, the more I appreciate the quiet. Now, in my 26th year, I can honestly say that a low-key afternoon at home reading or cooking with my favorite records blasting in the background is preferable to braving crowds (most of which contain at least one moron who will inevitably annoy me) at … Continue reading Small Town Living
At approximately 11 AM, T pulled up in front of my house to pick me up for the much-anticipated, much-hyped, and much-raved about Fourth Annual Writing Retreat! And the scene was exactly like you'd imagined - absolutely soundtracked by this song: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8tJi8Y7nuCc We hit the road with our trusty road trip playlist egging us on … Continue reading The Boos Are Back in Town!
Here's something that might surprise you all: T and I haven't actually reunited yet. Oh, to be sure, we've been texting each other non-stop since she landed on American soil; texts like, "What the hell kind of useless shit is that? Stupid doctors!" and, "I'm bringing ALL the clothes!" and, "I'M BRINGING A GIANT BAG … Continue reading Call of the Wild: Jayne Looks Ahead Towards Writing Retreat 2014
If you couldn't tell, Jayne and I are really freaking excited about Cottage Week. So much so that we've already begun packing, a solid 5 days before the big day. And while piles of clothes and summer dresses are going to take up most of the space in our luggage, a huge portion of space … Continue reading Packing for a Retreat: What’s In Our Luggage