So it's been around 4 months since I had my IUD inserted and here are some highlights (well, lowlights tbh). The CRAMPS I occasionally will get a horrific piercing cramp that throws me for a loop and makes me nauseous. Like, so painful that I have to stop what I'm doing for a few minutes … Continue reading IUD Update!
I got an IUD inserted about three weeks ago. I will omit any editorializing about the "why" behind this choice in an effort to keep this post focused on its topic and not the goat rodeo that is the US government as of late, but let me admit to you-- that has been no easy … Continue reading Getting-an-IUD-so-conservatives-will-stay-out-of-my-reproductive-organs.com
I found this saved in my drafts just now, having written it 3 months ago. I must've intended to add more but here it is, unseamed. *** On Tuesday night around 2am I nervously refreshed the CNN app to see the election update. Trump had taken Florida and was only 30 votes away. … Continue reading Untitled
About two years ago I began an apprenticeship program with a theatre company. I quit that apprenticeship after fighting with myself internally for 10 months, and by the time I left I was unrecognizable. In plan terms: I hated myself. I couldn't stand to be around me. I felt like I was useless and honestly thought … Continue reading Apprentice: Preface
I'm getting progressively more discouraged. I've lived here for something like 10 months and I still don't have a single friend. And it's not for want of trying. I've gone to networking events | church events |joined a gym | started volunteering | tried an app | took a class | met other nannies | … Continue reading The South?
On Wednesday this week I dropped him off with his new family and I immediately burst into tears as I drove away. As soon as he walked into their house he made himself at home, sniffing everything there was to sniff, took a couple poos in their backyard and picked up the toy he somehow knew … Continue reading Charlie’s Adopted!
These days I am sleepier than I've been on a day-to-day basis in a long time. I mean I know WHY-- I work more than full time (45 hours a week) and am in rehearsals for The Glass Menagerie. Rehearsals are only 3 days a week, but they're from 7-10 which means I get about an … Continue reading The Push
The people closest to me know that I have been obsessed with the idea of fostering dogs ever since I discovered that was a thing you could do about 5 years ago. TODAY THAT DREAM FINALLY CAME TRUE I got in contact with a great foster-based rescue organization here in Georgia called Angels Among Us that … Continue reading I’m a foster Auntie!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!