Shortly after your conception, your parents decide to move. Out of the city and away from the suburbs, two states away, to be exact. Now in the mountains and just out of city limits, your parents, along with your three older sisters, both sets of grandparents, your aunt and the family dog now live on […]Read more "How to Tell You’ve Spent Your Entire Life in One House"
Your mom’s an ex-pastry chef and to be honest, you can’t get enough of her sweets or even just her cooking. Let’s face it, mom’s cooking is home. Mom’s mom is also an incredible cook- Neither of them are afraid of spices, that’s for sure. Unsurprising because Mema grew up on the border of Mexico […]Read more "How to Tell Your Family is Done with Cake"
So your sister, Y, leaves for South Korea the week before your birthday. She must really love you. After a two minute long hug at two a.m., she takes a flight to good old SK to become an au pair (glorified nanny) for the next year. She’s the first of your siblings to leave the […]Read more "How to Tell Your Sister is Back from South Korea"
Introducing a series of posts in which I will explain things mostly in second person and try to keep going for the rest of the year at a rate of two(ish?) posts a month. The point of this is I want to get to a point where I’m comfortable with blogging here- and in general, […]Read more "Introducing… The How to Tell Series!"
Something written mostly for a class last year. ——- I’ll admit, When I was little, Winter was magic. The bellowing winds and slow drifting snow were prime examples of natural miracles. The latest and earliest season was built on snow angels and games of hide and seek with the clouds and the sun. There were […]Read more "Magic of the Seasons"
A short story for a project sometime… Um, Last year, I think? Warnings: Minor Cussing and Violence. – – – – – – – And that was that. There was a pointed blade mere inches from his face and blood diluted by rain sliding down the side of his face. He’d lost the fight, the […]Read more "Tommy"
This list is susceptible to change at any moment. These are prompts I put up here for myself to strike off as I use them, but feel free to use some yourself if they strike your fancy! Please let me know if you use one of the specific ones, I’d like to give it a […]Read more "Promptlist"