A Lesson in Nostalgia

Or, How I Became Exactly the Person I Didn’t Want to Be Yesterday I went back to the high school I graduated from, to visit teachers I was very fond of as an Adult. Last June, I swore I would never step in that building again; like a lot of people, I don’t exactly have … Continue reading A Lesson in Nostalgia


For the Love of Christmas

Every year I go through the same cycle: around Thanksgiving I dread Christmas. I’m always just so disappointed by it, it’s too early to care, etc. Then, mid-December, I go crazy. I clean, I decorate, I spend way too much money on presents. Then Christmas comes and I am, in fact, tragically disappointed like I … Continue reading For the Love of Christmas