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Things To Do in Mexico City: A Travel Guide

This past Christmas, my boyfriend James surprised me with a trip to Mexico City (aka Ciudad de...

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Forwards and Sideways, but Never Backwards

9:10 a.m. I pull up to the house five minutes early. I don’t know what I was thinking when I...

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A Photo Supplement to “The Motel Mansion” on Full Grown People

I have a new essay up on Full Grown People today about my mom and the crazy adventure she took us...

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The Zombies at the Bar

Marnie has a new boyfriend. She’s meeting him after dinner. We pick at our beef chow fun and...

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New Writing on Full Grown People

A personal essay I wrote about the loneliness of grief is up on Full Grown People today if...

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Dear Alan: 3-Month Update

Dear Alan, Today I am 32 years old, and in so many ways, I don’t feel it. I still get excited...

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Riding Off Into the Sunset

My friends, I have sad news to share. On the morning of May 22, my husband Alan passed away in...

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On Being Ready/Not Ready

It’s been a hard week. Last Friday, Alan had a 106 degree fever and was hospitalized for...

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The Sweetest Thing

It’s been hard for Alan to eat lately, so whenever he finds something he likes, he’ll usually...

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The Magical Jumpsuit

If there’s one trend I’m excited about wearing this spring, it’s the jumpsuit. At first I...

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