Firecrackers May Burn Out… But They Sure Are Pretty

This evening, it was brought to my attention that this blog still exists. It’s been months since I’ve even thought about it, and I wouldn’t Read More

Spoiler-Free Book Guide: The Lies of Locke Lamora

The Lies of Locke Lamora follows a small band of con men, The Gentleman Bastards, as they get swept up in a plot bigger than Read More

The Problem with GoodReads Reviews and My Attempt to Fix It

I challenged myself to read 52 books in 2016. And considering I’m currently 13 books behind this goal, I have precious little time to thumb Read More

Waiting isn’t that hard… is it?

“So, what has you so dissatisfied?” It was a question I couldn’t quite answer. I didn’t feel dissatisfied. In fact, for once I felt stable in almost Read More

Whole30 Episode 2: Revenge of the Sits

If you know me at all… like, at all… you’ll know that last month I tried the Whole30 diet. Because I still haven’t shut up about Read More

Welcome Back, Me

Unfortunately back in 2015, when Life first showed me it’s ugly side, writing on Aimless Hyperbole was one of the first of many enjoyable pass Read More

We’re Not Called to an Easy Life

I cried for two hours last night. And I was holding back tears for the three leading up to it. I had a great day—the Read More

5 Overlooked Benefits of Long Distance Relationships

I have plans with my boyfriend this weekend. It’s not often I get to say that, and the words feel so good rolling off my Read More

Futuristic: The Ability to Steal Joy from the Present

Driving on I-10 sucks. Especially the section between San Antonio and Houston. The only time I drive this particular 170-mile stretch is when I’m headed Read More

Define “Success”

My perception of the speed of time is directly linked to my physical age. Read that again if you have to. My perception of the Read More