April 21, 2020

"Recoleta Cemetery" Buenos Aires, Argentina 2019

I remember it clear as day. “Mark my words, people are going to die because of him. So many people are going to die. He bankrupted 5 businesses, he’s going to bankrupt our country. He doesn’t care about anyone other...

February 14, 2020

"Chillin' Like A Villain" Los Angeles, California 2020

Since we first met, Jesse and I have bonded over what seems like an endless plethora of notions, including the fact we’re both cat people. I kinda think this is because we’re both introverts who require our alone ti...

September 12, 2019

"Mission" Solvang, California 2018

It was seven gay guys in a hot tub on a Saturday night drinking wine and shit talking about anything and everything when the subject came up — another friend had recently committed suicide. That made three friends gone just this y...

September 6, 2019

"Redwood" Silver City, California 2019

Your drunkenness is so sweet to me that it intoxicates me.

You are breathing gently. You are alive. I would like to move over to your side of the world, see into your dreams. Are you dreaming of a white, fragile lover over ther...

May 11, 2018

"Welcome to Beyoncé's Homecoming" Beychella, Indio, California 2018

I sat down to write my niece a little something for her high school graduation day, and I thought I

might as well share it with everyone. Hope it inspires.

Dear Victoria,

I wish I could be there for y...

February 28, 2017

"PCH Sunset" Gaviota, California 2017

Since the Presidential election on November 8th, I’ve wanted to express my thoughts on what went down, but I’ve had so many different feelings about the outcome, it’s been hard for me to distill into one post what I should articulat...

February 14, 2017

"Always" Coachella, California 2016

I never knew what it felt to be alive until I met you. I had experienced life in fits and starts, but always with some string attached. So much of the world loves us for what we represent to them and the moment we choose not to repres...

November 4, 2016

"Red, White, Blue, and Dixie Chicks" Inglewood, California 2016

One of the most awesome parts of this last year has been that I met my boyfriend around the same time the 2016 election started to get going. I can’t tell you how many nights, exhausted from the trials...

August 20, 2016

"Lightness/Darkness" Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania 2015

When I was a kid, I was raised believing a certain way — the way my parent’s believed. Being as I was homeschooled on a farm in the middle of Missouri, I can’t say there was much in the way of available contradictory...

August 17, 2016

 "Christmas Moon" Serengeti National Park, Tanzania 2015

I am convinced there are only two types of capital in this world — one of currency and one of intelligence. Currency can be handed down from generation to generation and traded for all kinds of goods including the...

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