That was the broken version of me

That was the broken version of me

I’m sorry to you. And when I say “you,” I don’t mean one specific person. I mean anyone who has only known the broken version of me. Life is a series of up and downs. We all go through phases — periods in which things are mainly peaceful and pleasant, along with periods in which [...]

My childhood dance lessons & thoughts on the culture

My childhood dance lessons & thoughts on the culture

I took dance class for the entirety of my childhood. I attended my first dance school from about ages 3-5. I actually STILL can remember what the studio looked like, I still have memories of changing dance shoes between classes, and can still see myself doing the butterfly stretch. It was a 3-in-one dance class [...]

22 goals for 2022!

22 goals for 2022!

1. Dig into my roots/heritage — focus on old traditions, folklore, recipes, and also magic! 2. Finish my herbalism class by spring (self-paced/online.) 3. Complete palmistry class — goes from February to March. 4. Fully decorate my apartment — incorporating themes into each room. 5. Complete Duolango Latin course. 6. Learn more mythology — read [...]

Book review: If You Ask Me (And of Course You Won’t) by Betty White

Book review: If You Ask Me (And of Course You Won’t) by Betty White

In memory of Betty White, I’m reviewing one of her books! I originally bought this book when it was first published, ten years ago in 2011. At the time, Betty was 89-years old, and would go on to live another decade. This memoir reveals little tidbits about Betty’s life, including some personal photos, fun facts, [...]