Overcoming Self-loathing and Anxiety, Relationships and Love

That Time I Accidentally Hid in a Poison Ivy Patch: A Love Story

I wish I could say that this story about me accidentally hiding in a poison ivy patch is hyperbolic, but it's not. But it is, indeed, a story about love. It all began one summer when I was a camp director at a camp in Ohio. I loved being a camp director. I loved designing… Continue reading That Time I Accidentally Hid in a Poison Ivy Patch: A Love Story

Politics and Love, Uncategorized

Does Kindness Even Matter? What I learned about Kindness Today

For most of my life, I have had the idea that somehow kindness makes the world a better place, and I have tried to practice kindness. It can really be hard to be kind at times. Sometimes people think you are na├»ve if you are kind. Sometimes people misunderstand your kindness as stupidity. Sometimes people… Continue reading Does Kindness Even Matter? What I learned about Kindness Today