My Cancer: One Year Later

My Cancer: One Year Later

I’ve been cancer free for a year. I’m going to repeat it for emphasis: I have been cancer free for a year. Sure, I honestly hoped I’d never have to say I’d ever had cancer at all — and I definitely didn’t think it would happen in my mid-20s — but that ship has sailed and this is the next best thing. I don’t … Keep reading…

Midi Knit Dress

Midi Knit Dress

If you aren’t using your friends as outfit guinea pigs, you’re totally missing out. Let me explain. Your friends have their own style. It’s probably awesome, because I assume you’re awesome, and you probably chill with awesome people. They are going to dress that rad-ass way they dress. And if you don’t pay attention to that and possibly try a few friend-inspired … Keep reading…

That Old Jacket

That Old Jacket

Writing about the scene is hard, because at its best it comes off as nostalgic and a touch corny — and at its worst it’s pretentious and artificial. There’s an unavoidable arrogance in any piece of writing with the, intended or not, ‘We did it better’ theme. So instead of discussing why 90s-style punk is my ideal genre, or how spending years in mosh … Keep reading…

A Day in the Life with vitaminwater

A Day in the Life with vitaminwater

It’s an ongoing joke in our kitchen. We perpetually have several open bottles of vitaminwater in our fridge. I’ll open a Revive here, then maybe a XXX there, and then we end up with a colorful smorgasbord of tasty treats lining our otherwise empty fridge. What can I say? I can never make up my mind. My love for the drink started … Keep reading…