Food Stamps and American Poverty

I've had a poem in my head around this subject for a good week-ish now. It all happened after I stopped into Local First Grocer, a local food co-op that only sources local food. I asked if they take EBT, which I have been on up until the end of this month. They said, "not …

What I’ve Been Reading Recently…

So, it turns out that being out of school is much more conducive to picking up a volume of the written word and perusing it for pleasure. In the past month I think I've read... 5 books? I'm losing count now. I figured that this prodigious amount of reading merited some reviews of these books. …

My Life, in 6 Songs

Today, Running on Sober is running my list of the 6 songs I'd choose to sum up my life. I have ALWAYS adored music so I was really excited for this project. The opportunity to pick 6 defining songs was one I couldn't miss, especially not with Christy and Michelle manning the whole thing. Sweetest …