Loud

I come from a long line of loud women. Loud in the sense of volume, but also in the sense of speaking up, truthfully, regardless of whether or not it’s welcome.  Though their honesty may have cost them a few friendships (often with people who weren’t worth keeping around anyways), I’ve always been impressed by … Continue reading Loud

Don’t pry open a can of peas with your bare hands and other life lessons from my 23rd year

As my birthday month comes to a close, I’m faced with the inevitable existential questions one asks as they inch a year closer to death: am I where I thought I would be? Did I have enough fun in my youth? Am I still in my youth? What’s missing from my life? Should I get … Continue reading Don’t pry open a can of peas with your bare hands and other life lessons from my 23rd year

Hello! Welcome!

My name is Sarah. And for the longest time, I’ve been planning on (and by “planning” I mean, not really planning anything at all, just spending way too much time thinking about…) starting this very blog. Writing for me has always been a necessary and highly therapeutic act. But I never really allow myself time to … Continue reading Hello! Welcome!