“You care a lot about what people think. That’s a problem.”

She’s back and she’s got a therapist! (who is to be credited for the title of this post) I have officially lived two full weeks in California. And I still don’t know what to blog about. That’s not entirely true, actually. I have a lot that I want to write about but no idea whereContinue reading ““You care a lot about what people think. That’s a problem.””

You may not be wrong but you are probably mistaken

No blog in three weeks makes Jack a dull boy. (See what I did there?) But honestly y’all it has been a minute. I’m sure you’re thinking my hiatus was because of the usual cocktail of anxiety and depression but boy do I have great news for you. It wasn’t! I’ve been very busy andContinue reading “You may not be wrong but you are probably mistaken”

I’m walking on sunshine *whoa* and don’t it feel… lonely?

Two years ago today I was wandering the streets of Athens, pretending that my 1/4 Italian genes and my untamed curls made me blend in with the beautiful Greek people around me. This week, I submitted my final college assignment, paid off my credit card debt, and completed my student loan exit counseling. Equally fulfilling,Continue reading “I’m walking on sunshine *whoa* and don’t it feel… lonely?”

A new kind of homesick

If you’re anything like me, you’re home, safe, healthy, and realizing this quarantine is catching up to you. I’ve caught up on schoolwork, cleaned every room, and painted clouds on my nails. So I’ve done basically everything I’ve been meaning to for the last three months. Now I love my (freshly cleaned) apartment, and I’mContinue reading “A new kind of homesick”

Stay home but stay healthy, too

Everybody’s stressed. And that’s an understatement. People are getting sick, losing jobs, losing hope. And the reality is, this is likely to get worse before it’s better. I’m in a very fortunate situation right now, and don’t have to worry (too much) about my health or finances or basic needs, but even for the mostContinue reading “Stay home but stay healthy, too”