Gaining Inspiration from Celebrity

I love me some E! and I love me some celeb filled magazines. Don’t ask me why. I think it’s the clothes they wear and the clubs they go to. It’s the visual eye candy of it all. I don’t care what other people say. I don’t care if people think celebrity’s and our cultures worship of them promotes a superficial, vapid, sort of life. I enjoy it. I find it inspiring. I see celebrities and I think, here are people who made their dreams come true! Maybe most people will not become famous actors or musicians or whatever else- but that’s irrelevant. ...more

Has my romantic shelf life expired?

It's been almost three months since Jasper and I have officially parted ways and people are still asking me what must be the universal question posed to newly single people. 'Are you okay?'  I don't want to lie. It's not like I am dead or anything. I don't want to be the person who prattles on and on about how much being without someone sucks, and so I just push myself to shrug and say the most honest thing I can muster out of my mouth without actually lying. I say, 'I’m hanging in there.'   ...more