Monthly Archives: August 2011

Arrivals/The Airport Pickup

Arrivals/The Airport Pickup

At 6am my eyes flicker open. Before I look at that clock, I feel it. That feeling of excitement; that knowingness that it’s not morning yet, no matter how much I will it to be. But the day hath arrived. …

Why Itineraries Don’t Work For A Cottage

Why Itineraries Don't Work For A Cottage

He’s invited you up to his cottage for the weekend, you lucky bitch you. And with the invite (and the immediate RSVP) you begin to start flirting with the idea of what you will be doing when there. As you …

Butterflies As Motivation

Butterflies As Motivation

As butterflies flutter around in our stomachs, we can’t help feel giddy. We can’t help but feel excited. We can’t help but smile as we acknowledge what the butterflies represent: anticipation. Butterflies are a gift. They are our bodies way …