Showing up Late: The Two Kinds of People

There’s nothing more panic-inducing than realizing that you’re not going to make it on time.  Regardless of where I’m going, I really hate showing up after I said I’d be there.  It’s awful slinking in late to lecture, or even making your friend wait while you try to obey traffic laws to pick them up … Continue reading Showing up Late: The Two Kinds of People

The Genuine Self and Other Myths

Like most people, my online presence is very different from how I act in person.  For one, I never say, “Here’s the top 25 worst things about long car rides” and proceed to list each and every one. But there’s other things too. My sass level on this blog is what I would call moderately … Continue reading The Genuine Self and Other Myths

The Old Lady that Lives in my Brain

The Old Lady that Lives in my Brain The other day, I went to a party.  Okay, you got me, a small gathering of like ten people.  And there were a few new people there, much to my displeasure, (I mean pleasure) and the host took it upon himself to introduce everyone.  He rattled off … Continue reading The Old Lady that Lives in my Brain