Loneliness: An Update

It is truly amazing what four days away from real life can do for you, body and soul. Well, mainly soul as I drank for all four days, but oh well. Edinburgh has "creative learning" week which is basically a fancy way to say a week off from school. I decided that I needed a … Continue reading Loneliness: An Update


Being Lonely, Not Alone

Admitting to myself that I’m lonely is one of the hardest things I’ve had to do. I mean, why should I feel lonely? I have been living in Scotland for 5.5 months pursuing a masters degree at my top grad school. I have a trip planned to the Canary Islands and Amsterdam in the coming … Continue reading Being Lonely, Not Alone

When life gives you lemons, find tequila and salt.

Fast forward to today. I’m still a hot fucking mess. I quit my first job (that I absolutely hated) with no job lined up and I still couldn’t tell you the last time I looked at a treadmill, especially considering I canceled my gym membership about two months ago. But, I have the most amazing, supportive, funny, loving group of friends, and maybe a little too active for a social life.