Archive for January, 2011




Growing up, my family never turned off the tv. It wasn’t until I moved out that I learned the bliss of silence. Do you know what it’s like to just exist in a room? What ┬áit’s like to eat while nothing else is happening? To focus on your food or on your own thoughts … […]


My mom once threatened to buy sunglasses instead of groceries for the week. I was in high school, and I didn’t think it was particularly funny, but she thought it would make a good story. She didn’t buy the glasses, but I still remember it. When I hear parts of songs but not the other […]