Trigger warning: This piece (and video) contains frank discussion of depression and self-injury. The other day, I was celebrating my classes being over by sitting on my couch in my pajamas all day, watching TV, catching up on all the Internet goodness I’d missed while working on papers, and in general being lazy, sloppy, and […]
I am an unschooled Unitarian Universalist, feminist, and library science grad student who loves reading, hockey, friends, family, and a variety of nerdy/geeky pursuits. I spend a lot of time dreaming about getting a dog, run as much as my bum knee will allow, and spend too much time watching TV.
I ran my first race on Saturday, the Hot Chocolate 15k in Chicago. As I dragged myself out of bed at 6:30 in the morning, several hours earlier than my normal Saturday waking time, I swore if I had not shelled out a hefty fee, I would be on my way back to bed, and […]