5 Favorite Cafes in Los Angeles (PART 2)

Over a year ago, I wrote about my favorite coffee shops in Los Angeles, my hometown. While I still enjoy going to those hotspots, I have since checked out more, and more that I've grown to love. There remains hundreds of cafes that I've yet to try out in town, but until then, here are … Continue reading 5 Favorite Cafes in Los Angeles (PART 2)

Ask Me Questions! (Q&A)

Hello! My six-year "blogiversary" is coming up later this month (July 30th, to be precise), and I am planning to make a Q&A post to celebrate! I'd done this last year for my fifth anniversary, and it was a lot of fun answering questions you had for me. I'm also aware that I received a … Continue reading Ask Me Questions! (Q&A)

Pride (poem)

(inspired by the legalization of gay marriage in the United States-- June 2015) Pride Love sins for all the wrong reasons. but we know,they know,He knows that it’s all about waking upand seeing your loved one’s facenext to yours, freckled like coffee dropsacross the bridge of the nose—lashes curled like daffodilsthat remind you of how … Continue reading Pride (poem)

Feeling Unsafe as a Solo Female Traveler (My Experience)

Photo by Rachel Claire on Pexels.com Hello, folks. This week's post will be less of an optimistic one than usual, but I wanted to write about this to spread awareness about the instances that many people don't see (nor really talk about) when it comes to travel. While travel comes with plenty of joyous and … Continue reading Feeling Unsafe as a Solo Female Traveler (My Experience)

29 Lessons I Learned in 29 Years

Hello, hello! Today is my birthday, and this year, I turn 29. Crazy to believe I'm at the end of my twenties, that I'm only a year away from hitting the big 3-0. You can expect a more-comprehensive "life lesson" kind of post from me next year, as I reflect on my twenties, but as … Continue reading 29 Lessons I Learned in 29 Years