American Writer, Photographer, and Website Designer. Former career Fire and EMS Lieutenant. She/Her/Lesbian.

Month: February 2011

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  • The Forgotten Ideal Of Efficiency


    A long time ago while I was in my first year of college, I learned quite a lot about efficiency as it relates to computer programming and automation.  Since the advent of computers, life as we know it continues to advance in efficiency.  Efficiency is of course, getting what you want as quickly as possible…

  • The American Dream


    Some of my best times were when I was younger, spending all summer living in the wilderness with only the possessions and clothes I could strap against my back. Besides the necessities, what more does a person really need? I lived two summers in the woods without electricity or running water, and they were the…

  • Some Things Are Better Left Unsaid


    Help!!! by サンドラ, on Flickr I woke up this morning feeling unusually well.  Most of the time, I’m under a heavy cloud of depression.  Maybe it was the warm weather, or the sun shining for the first time in a few days.  Whatever it is, I awoke with a ton of excess energy and creative…

  • Shopping Cart Wipes


    I love grocery shopping at Price Chopper.  It’s not because they give me the lowest possible prices on commonly purchased items, or because they provide the best customer service. Heck, it’s not for any other reason other than the fact that they provide me with something other stores cannot… They provide much needed subtle entertainment.…

  • Science Vs. Things Unseen


    I was always curious about my father since as far back as I can remember.  My father and I have been polar opposites all of our lives, but recently as my father has been spending more and more time with me, I feel as if we’re not so opposite anymore.  In some ways, we have…

  • Living Life To The Fullest


    A lot of people talk about living life to the fullest.  Above everything else, I’ve always seen this ideal as being paramount.  I want to experience as much as I can, to know everything, and to see everything that can be seen.  I want to go to all the interesting and unique places I can…

  • I’ve Become A Nostalgia Whore


    nostalgia noun; a wistful or excessively sentimental yearning for return to or of some past period or irrecoverable condition nostalgia, baby by catklein, on Flickr One of the biggest source of inspiration I draw upon is my nostalgic personality.  A natural-born writer and creative force, as a child I tried to write down daily events…