Bays, Biology, and Pygmy Bisons

Okay guys. This one is so important, I haven’t even taken a real shower yet… sitting here in my grimy travel clothes to get some important thoughts out. Let me tell you about a little camp, on a little bay, on a little side, of a medium-sized island, off of a big state called California. Lost yet? It’s the Catalina…… Continue reading Bays, Biology, and Pygmy Bisons

Feminist Film Camp

A few weeks ago I sat down with my college counselor for about the fourth time and something weird happened. She looked me in the eye, and without hesitation or a shadow of doubt, said that she had a good idea about what she wanted me to do in college. As in major and minor.…… Continue reading Feminist Film Camp

What Sandwich Summer Taught Me

This summer has been the best yet. Hands down, without question. And I would say it’s because it’s been a summer full of firsts. First drive alone with a license, first time trying crocodile, first time to Washington, and first boy :) In case you’re wondering, I’m not nervous for Junior year to begin tomorrow..…… Continue reading What Sandwich Summer Taught Me

Just Thinking About Colleges Tonight…

My history teacher’s a basketball buff. Today in class, he passed around a sheet along with a hat {the black silky kind, resembling that of Abe L} filled with slips of paper. On each was a college basketball team on the roster-thing for March Madness. The point of all this was to 1) have us…… Continue reading Just Thinking About Colleges Tonight…

The Foul Ball

Blessed blessed weekends. Later, a more serious post, that will tell you why I so needed a break, why school was so especially backbreaking these last few days. But first, a story. It’s Blessed Saturday. My brother T plays baseball. Little League Baseball. (No I don’t live in Petaluma although we have several baseball-ecstatic relatives…… Continue reading The Foul Ball

Writing a Paper

Let’s call this a warm-up. Did one of those in Alg 2 today, and I’m going to do one in about t-minus 70 minutes before my first game of the season. Setting: Dad’s class with his 7th period discussing Roger Williams and Galileo in APUSH, little Sophomore me in the back on my laptop thankfully…… Continue reading Writing a Paper

Night-Time Epiphanies

Hit the Regina Spektor Radio on Spotify, pop over to WordPress, “New Post”. I got words today man! Hey this fire It’s burning Burning us up Hey this fire It’s burning Burning us up The fire of words baby! I swear they’re eating at my soul this day and unless I pour them out on…… Continue reading Night-Time Epiphanies