grrrl meets world

living the liminal


this grrrl’s life

of ‘odd women’

So, I’m reading again. It’s been a while since I’ve been able to have the luxury of time and mental energy to dedicate to personal reading. And while much of my interests of late have turned to self-help-y type books,… Continue Reading →

the summer of spinstering

A quick snapshot of my summer:

sometimes I wish I was a poet

of boundaries and running away

One of my latest reading kicks has been to learn more about boundaries-setting, in order to start to counteract some of my codependent tendencies. For long time I’ve been someone who has put her own needs aside in order to… Continue Reading →

newest jam

[Verse 1] There’s a bird making coffee in the kitchen And there’s a rifle out back smoking cigarettes He don’t ever really feel like talking It don’t matter what she says [Verse 2] And the bird is always dreaming out… Continue Reading →

… 6 months later

well, hello there. In the last 6 months, I have: Ran my first half-marathon (13.1 mi/21.5 km) Graduated with my MEd Published a paper with my colleagues Taught 5 courses (4 undergrad + 1 grad) Moved to a new house… Continue Reading →

surprisingly strong

I try to have a daily practice of finding moments of gratitude. The other day I found myself feelingĀ grateful for all the times I’ve surprised myself with how strong I can be. And no, thisĀ isn’t me having a #humblebrag. I… Continue Reading →

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