The 7 Things I’ve Learned About Starting Over Again, And Again (And Again)

"Do you just enjoy moving?" my Dad asks in a bemused tone, a smirk on his face. I'm sitting in my Dad and Stepmom's kitchen, in Northern California discussing my future plans to move East over Saturday breakfast. My Stepmother (and hero) joins in on my defense, "Well, I think it's a great idea!". And … Continue reading The 7 Things I’ve Learned About Starting Over Again, And Again (And Again)

Real Talk: I had sex on the first date and it changed my life (Sorry, Mom).

 Can there be such a thing as a spiritual one night stand? The Story:  It's a Thursday night and I'm in a dimly lit bar, downtown, on a date. We've already moved on from our first stop of the night: sushi; and despite myself I'm leaning across the table while he passionately argues his disdain … Continue reading Real Talk: I had sex on the first date and it changed my life (Sorry, Mom).