Something I Really Hate

I am about to rant, please bear with me. A pet peeve of mine: the word “inspire.” I’ve heard it often: “I want my story to inspire others” “I share this because I want you to be inspired” “I hope this inspires you”. And all I see is white, usually blonde, beautiful women in their…

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Don’t Die for Me

The internet speeds where I live are so awful, we don’t get to use Netflix or ay other kind of streaming service in our home, only cable. This has led us to obsess over a Turkish soap opera, of all things: histrionic as they come, this one is the kind of bedtime addiction I used…

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