Category Archives: Life List

Boredom and Perfectionism

So, I’m still living in the woods in Mendocino. It’s beautiful. It’s peaceful….. It’s boring as fuck. I’ve been here for almost four months and I have managed to keep myself occupied during the day, as there are lots of … Continue reading

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Music as Joy

Fighting against a regime and working everyday with the most challenging population imaginable has me exhausted. I can barely write this post but I had to share this song with you. I have decided to not use the term “self-care” anymore … Continue reading

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Women’s March: Continuing the work against TRUMP

Yesterday I participated in the largest one-day protest in US history: nearly 4 million people from Washington D.C. to Nashville to L.A. to London marched in protest against Trump and his incoming administration .Despite being under the weather, I dragged myself … Continue reading

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Waking Up

Donald Trump became the president-elect on the day I moved to Mendocino. I drove my car, packed to the gills with boxes, for three hours, ruminating on all the ways our country would be effected by this deplorable man. On … Continue reading

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I’m Going To Live in a One-Room Cabin In The Woods, Alone.

  You guys. Did you read that title? I’m going to go live in a secluded cabin in the woods *alone* for a whole month. And that cabin is literally just one room. Just me, my books, some art stuff, some … Continue reading

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Coffee and Becoming My Own Partner

When I was 20 I had a mentor named Henrietta. She assigned me homework one night: write down all the things you want your dream partner to be. I wrote a bunch of things….They’ll be a great cook! They’ll read … Continue reading

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Precious, Divine Energy

This song. On repeat. All day. It carries an important message that really speaks to me right now. And I love supporting female Jazz musicians. Lyrics below the video. Enjoy! Esperanza Spalding “Precious” Love me or leave me but please … Continue reading

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