love is sometimes not between a guy and a girl but when it is it’s a whole different genre and nobody questions this i demand answers

i don't really like romance. correction, i despise it. there's a list of reasons for this. i despise how it's portrayed as the norm and the only worthwhile kind of love, how cheap a lot of the books in this genre are, how shallow the characters can be, and how overall cringey everything can be. …

too much of a good thing

wordpress reader says i have some new posts to read. and some is like 20, 20 tabs carefully created and put up on the wide world of the internet to be read by people like me for people like me. 20 posts, 20 different kinds of content, 20 different comments to put up and 20 …

me and allison hang out in the basement with fairy lights and poetry because they’re both pretty (also, book!)

i’m tired. my homework is piling, my stress is increasing, and my loneliness is my new best friend.  that’s when i get the dm.  allison’s publishing a second poetry book! ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhHHH but who, you ask, is allison? *points below* Allison Beery is a Christian teen with a passion for creating and capturing beauty, whether it’s …

life, through borrowed words

Happy after-finals-which-if-i-schedule-this-post-i-really-hope-the-raptors-win-because-it's-only-fair-and-yeah-but Tuesday. It's been weird lately. That's all I'll say. It's not bad weird, in case you were wondering- it might actually be good weird, but weird is weird. But since I can't explain things without rambling for a good hour (like hold on why is there a mini Dr. Who booklet on my …

free spirit

(Jj. you said bloggers write about things like tripping on tree roots and make it a big deal. You're not wrong, crazy.) My bike's full name is Free Spirit Raleigh, and if you believe the story, it's been in the family since the 90's. I almost wonder if I should have it. I've only used …