Tag: memoir

Confessions Of An Idiot

When I blogged The Smussyolay for 10 years, there was so much that was so diary, so confessional. I think about that now, how it got me through being lovesick and depressed and hypomanic and how I just wrote through it all. Just talking out loud and telling on myself and letting the world just... Read more »

Today Is A Day

Today is a day. Today is a day when I am showing up in spite of myself. Today is a day I am truly convinced I will never have true love. Today is a day that I am embarrassed at what will finally get me to write again. Today is a day that I cannot... Read more »

Suicide: The Great Equalizer

This post is my foray into National Blog Posting Month (NaBloPoMo) and National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). For the uninitiated, I do believe the goal in NaBloPoMo is to post once a day for a month. The goal in NaNoWriMo is to write a 50,000 word novel by 11.30.13. I’m cheating a bit. I’m going... Read more »