San francisco — Note: Wrote this today as a sort of freewrite for Working Draft, a little club started by a friend from 826 Valencia. We invaded the tutoring center late at night and everyone got to work. Originall...
San francisco — Monday So, yeah, we decided not to push through with the interview process. We’ve decided that we need someone with more experience. Tuesday I don’t know how to say this, but … I’m no longer i...
Santa clarita — Don’t let the alcohol fool you — it wasn’t a super happy moment. Well, actually, maybe it was. The overall mood was heavy; Auntie A had collapsed a few days prior and was now in the ICU, and in a co...
An invitation to be in the moment
I miss the old me — the one that wrote and remembered everything. Sniff!
Reykjavik By the Numbers
Ice for days
Selfies, steam, silica masks, and smoothies
17 hours on a train.
"Climb the mountains and get their good tidings..."
I need to slow down.
Foggy train rides
My kinda work
Well, I've always wanted to be a writer...
Officially a tea person
Here I go again
Wanted: Adventure partner
Paying it forward
I can't do this but I'm doing it anyway
Introverts' Quiet Time
Everyone loves a good story.
Yes to quiet pool time
"Trust is the biggest compliment. Trust breeds magic."
Life is about the people you meet and the things you create with them
Perfect day in SF... Think I'm going to play tourist for a bit
I was getting frustrated with the sketch, then I heard a voice behind me say, "Oh, hey, that looks great!"
Things I keep saying but never do: I need to go to yoga; I need to open an Etsy store.
Division of labor
One of each, please
(Letter) Writing Club
So many people in this cafe are drawing, I love it.
Old and new
Rainy park day
I really shouldn't be traveling right now, but...
Dreams within dreams and anxiety attacks: hello finals week!
"I wanna draw," I say, every single day. Today I finally did something about it.
Press check mornings
Stories, cities, people. Wendy MacNaughton is my hero.
First person stories on Brooklyn and the Bauhaus
Exactly what I needed to hear today.
Heroes are people too!
Because I often need to be reminded
32 points for designers
Five hours to go!
Books, coffee and crepes? My new favorite spot. (But no wifi. Maybe for the better!)
"Is that for your scraaaapbook?" they laugh. Actually... yes, it is.
The back end of print publishing, I suppose! Drowning in ISBNs.
Perhaps there are days you're just not meant to get anything done!
Best friends and Benedicts
Blurry Bay views
Blink and you'll miss it
All in a row
Parallel publishing universe
Surprise mountain views
Six hours to go!
"If you want to believe in the kindness of humanity, don't read the comments section."
"If you didn't want to die, you're not doing it right."
A love/hate (today: hate) relationship with the rain
Oh publishing life. Cubicles overflowing with books, the faint sound of chatter, the smell of coffee. I'm home.
Edits, edits, edits
All the colors
What's in a name?
The path to enlightenment
Retrograde and resistance
Spreading the love.
Up, up, up
A trip saved by pizza.
I live in Four Barrel.