Browsing All Posts published on »May, 2013«

The Artist’s Mother as a Young Woman

May 12, 2013 by


Happy Mothers’ Day (plural for all mothers) to the best friend I’ve ever had.

Quick Note About Identity

May 5, 2013 by


‘Sup. I’ve called myself straight my entire life, and I wasn’t lying. I’ve had girl-crushes on girls (a total of two so far, one in secondary school and one in college) – by girl-crushes I mean the kind of worshipping admiration that little girls feel for older girls. It wasn’t sexual, which I know because […]

Red Tonic – Non-Alcoholic Cocktail (Vegan)

May 3, 2013 by


I love mixing fresh herbs and fruits. ~~~~~ Ingredients (per glass) 1/4 cup 100% cranberry juice (unsweetened, full-strength) 2 key limes 1/2 orange tip of 1 fresh rosemary stalk, washed optional: simple syrup (to make, mix sugar and water until sugar is dissolved) 1) Juice the fruits into the glass. If they’re a little sour, […]

Depression & Vegetarianism

May 1, 2013 by


When I’m happy I’m a vegetarian. When I get morose, I start eating meat again. Psych has informed me that the adrenal gland is stimulated by salt and fat: the things I’m drawn to when I start sneaking in meat & fish. I think my depression is undercutting my attempts to be a full vegetarian. […]