At 5:52pm Pacific time, I officially leave my 20’s behind and transition into my 30’s. It’s a very strange feeling, knowing that I will never again have an experience where I say “when I was in my 20’s I…”. This morning I was planning on indulging in sleeping in, but my body woke me at… Continue reading This is 30.
This past Saturday marked 100 DAYS of “Before I Go Blog”! I, of course, had all kinds of BIG PLANS to mark that day- so many ideas for posts and where I would be by this point. But when I looked at this long list of ideas, guess what? I got overwhelmed. And when I get… Continue reading “Relax. It’s gonna be OK”
I needed answers. I was quite literally walking around my house with absolutely no direction or intention except trying to quiet the relentless ticker tape in my mind playing the same sentence over and over: “What should I do?” So I stopped. I literally stopped and I said out loud, “OK. God, Dad, Aunt Patty,… Continue reading I Love You, Cheryl Strayed
I just finished reading Elizabeth Gilbert’s “Eat Pray Love” for the third time. I wrote last week about how every few years I take it off the shelf and read it in times of trouble, but let me be more specific: The first time I read it, I was 21 and entering my senior year of… Continue reading Rainbow Passages
I am in pain. I am overwhelmed, and I need help. And because for some reason completely unbeknownst to me I have decided to put all of this pain out into the ether for the world to see, I might as well tack on an embarrassing confession. A secret I’ve kept for years because it… Continue reading Pain.
I went to an audition today for a ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ spin-off. The creator of the show (who is also playing the lead) asked me to improvise a new scene with him like we were on a first date. He started by saying, “So, Kelsey; what do you want in a relationship?” I. Totally. Froze.… Continue reading 3 Fundamental Truths