Random Life Stories

Oh, what a year to have yeared!

In the wise words of an ancient philosopher (Socrates, I believe), “of all the years to have yeared in recent years, this year has certainly been one of the yeariest.” Yeah, I made that up, but it’s been a very full year so that is my most accurate description. It is 12pm on New Year’s […] Read more…

Sometimes your dreams don’t come true.

We all spend our youth daydreaming about being movie stars, astronauts, or Nobel prize-winning scientists. We wax romantic about what it will be like when we are rich and our retweets reach the thousands. Usually our friends and family encourage us and tell us that those dreams are realistic, whether they actually believe that or […] Read more…

Happy Anniversary to Me!

  On July 4th Boyfriend and I celebrated being romantically entangled for one whole year.  I told Boyfriend that I was really excited about our one year anniversary and that I wanted to do something to celebrate it. I told him that he should surprise me with something and then he went “ughhhhhhh” for about thirty seconds […] Read more…

A Letter to 9 Year Old Me

I’ve been reading lots of blog posts lately that are letters to your younger self. I loved this idea and thought I would do it too. I can be a tad sadistic, over-imaginative and dramatic at times, so I thought I would end my letter a little different than most people. If I could send […] Read more…

Can Jurassic Park Come True?

Last night I went for a drive with my friend Evan. I seriously cannot remember what conversation sparked a conversation about Jurassic Park and dinosaur DNA, but not long into the drive we were in a very heated discussion about the plausibility of a Jurassic Park being able to exist and thrive in today’s society. […] Read more…

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