Category Archives: life

A Birth Story

So I had a baby. And let me just say: pregnancy was weird. Not just my reaction to pregnancy, but everyone else’s as well. People get very excited around pregnant people. Then it’s all they want to talk about with … Continue reading

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The Time I Met Counting Crows

The first time I saw Counting Crows in concert, I was convinced I was meant to meet them in person. By them, I mean Adam Duritz, the lead singer. By in person, I mean form an unbreakable lifelong connection. Sadly, … Continue reading

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On 4/20

For me, April 20 or 4/20 will never be about marijuana. No, I’m not much of a stoner. But also it’s because saying “April 20” never sounds fun or carefree. When referencing it, for me and thousands of others, it … Continue reading

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That time we went to Romance Under the Sea

Valentine’s Day. A very divisive holiday. The first Valentine’s Day that Trevor and I were together, he said about a week before the day in question, “We could celebrate Valentine’s Day. Or we could show each other we care about each … Continue reading

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New Age

On my birthday, the Universe sent me a birthday card. Not the electronic Universe that sends me notes. But the actual, physical Universe. Here’s how it happened: I spent my birthday in Napa with my mom, sister and two aunts. … Continue reading

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Birthday Celebrations

Trevor’s birthday is coming up, so as part of his celebration we drove to Ft. Collins to do a little hiking followed by a tour of the New Belgium Brewery. We got lost looking for our intended hike, so we … Continue reading

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I live alone

I am a 29-year-old woman, and I live alone. With my dog. Most mornings, I go running in the dark (or light…depending on the time of year) with my dog toward Wash Park. In the old days, I used to … Continue reading

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