Turns out, Pippi Longstocking inspires the strangest people. For January, I’ve been staying and helping out in a small farm in Ontario, Canada that looks like Pippi was at the very least involved with the building of it. The owner and his tenants could definitely be the “Where Are They Now?” of the stories from Astrid Lindgren.
Read More Volunteering at the Farm
I think most people have figured out that New Year’s resolutions rarely succeed, for a lot of reasons including the fact that you are probably hungover the day you start them. However, I’ve got one everyone should do. Read More Resolution for 2016: Take That Applause
I think I thought of the subject for this article about four months ago. Maybe more. And even while writing this right now (an hour away from being allowed to go home on a work day so slow that it’s hard to not nod off), I’m clicking through tabs instead of finishing the paragraph. I may have a problem.
Read More The Self Discipline is a Lie
I have several pregnant/new mommy friends. I am not handling it well.
Read More Dear Pregnant Friend
Hi, I’m Freckle, 28 years old and I can still get very seriously sad when people online — especially on so-called social media — ignore me. And it embarrasses me incredibly.
Read More Still FOMO
I’m nervous, I texted my best friend two days before the debut of my new act. This one’s really close to my heart.
In my new act, I play a murderer. Read More My Life in Burlesque: Steppin’ to the Bad Side
“For all intents and purposes, I’m a woman.” -Bruce Jenner
I had been dreading this day for a few weeks now. The Event had been on my mind and I am sure other trans people’s minds for a while. We had all seen the tabloid headlines proliferate over the last year, and especially over the last few months. Read More One Size Does Not Fit All: The Trans Experience