Every year millions of people all around the world think deeply about the goals that they want to accomplish and the dreams that they want to reach. I have done this every year as well, that is, until this year.
In 2018, I did not complete my New Year’s resolution to run a marathon and finish writing a novel, but I was encouraged enough to complete three-quarters of the story and become a healthier more veganized-version if myself. There were amazing highs and lows, new experiences that I wouldn’t trade for anything, and friends and relationships that I will always cherish.
White lights were draped over the railings of our fourth-story balcony. We sat gathered together with music in the darkness that was partially illuminated by candlelight. We poured good wine, ate holiday treats, and chatted. “So what are everyone’s New Year’s resolutions?” One of the girls asked. The people sitting in various chairs on the [...]
I spent about a week shuffling through all the possibilities for New Year’s resolutions this year. Last year was easy. I had just graduated from college, ended a relationship, moved, got a new position at a couple of magazines, and was forced to move forward. I decided to build upon the curve ball that I [...]
For those of you who were in attendance at the last party that I threw, which was overtaken by the apartment's vampire and her random friends, or for those people who have heard the ridiculous stories, you would think that I have since learned my lesson about planning "small get-togethers" in the New Year. Well--I [...]
I wish Common would watch me sleep--I'm mean--what? Common, born Rashid Lynn, Jr. and formerly known as Common Sense, is an American rapper and actor. He's been around since 1992 with the album Can I Borrow a Dollar?, and starred in films such as "Smokin' Aces, Street Kings, American Gangster,Wanted, Terminator Salvation, Date Night, Just Wright, Happy Feet Two, and New Year's Eve." Grammy nominated single, The Light, comes [...]