"Listen, this is just a dream. But very clever people can hear dreams. So please, just listen. I know you're afraid, but being afraid is all right. Because didn't anyone ever tell you fear is a super power? Fear can make you faster, and cleverer, and stronger. And one day, you're going to come back... Continue Reading →
"When you're a kid, they tell you it's all... Grow up, get a job, get married, get a house, have a kid, and that's it. But the truth is so much stranger than that. It's so much darker. And so much madder. And so much better." -- Elton, Love and Monsters
Rose: But what do I do every day, Mum? Get up. Go to work. Catch the bus, eat chips, and go to bed. Mickey: It's what the rest of us do. Rose: But I can't. Mickey: Because you’re better than us? Rose: No, I didn't mean that. But it was, it was a better life.... Continue Reading →
"It is said that your life flashes before your eyes just before you die. That is true, it's called Life. " -- Terry Pratchett, The Last Continent
"Some people live more in twenty years than others do in eighty. It's not the time that matters, it's the person." -- 10th Doctor, The Lazarus Experiment
Dear Facebook, We need to talk. It's been almost 7.5 years since we started seeing each other, and I don't think it's working out anymore. I'd like to say it's not you, it's me, but that's just not entirely true. We've both changed so much since we first got together and, though change is good,... Continue Reading →
I work in retail. I did ballet for 10 years. Some days I wish I could fire my feet and hire new ones. I mean seriously. Though my feet technically do everything in the job description: stand, walk, balance etc. They no longer do the job all that well and they definitely do not work well... Continue Reading →
Last Tuesday, at just after 3:00 p.m., I stopped being a student. Convocation isn't for another month or two, but really that's just the ceremonial part. I have handed in my final paper and successfully defended it. My Masters of Arts, History is complete. This time there is no more school on the horizon. My future is stretched out, unknown, before me.