It’s been a stretch. I think I finally have a handle on this whole Maryland thing. I’ve eaten enough Ethiopian food to last five lifetimes and I’ve become reacquainted with traffic. Oh. My. Lordt! When my GPS says ten minutes, I know to multiply that by four. Now I’m not always late and sweaty everywhereContinue reading “I’m Launching!”
Author Archives: Gail Upchurch
A Lesson in Avoidance
Welp, here I am, folks. In Maryland. Starting over. Again. Can I just set aside a little portion of this post to vent about what a difficult a time I’m having with moving–change in general, really. I’m a “get situated and chill” kind of girl. So, that’s what I was doing. Wrecking it at aContinue reading “A Lesson in Avoidance”
I’m Up Late again. Arghh!
So yes, it’s 11:00, which for some folks isn’t that late. For me, it’s hella late, especially since I need to get up in five hours. My brain is absolutely stuffed with anxiety. Brimming! I’m eating a sleeve (the whole goddamned thing) of Girls Scouts Thin Mints, typing away. For all ya’ll night owls outContinue reading “I’m Up Late again. Arghh!”
I Can Do Anything! Well, Sorta
Do you ever look in the mirror and wish that you believed everything that came out of your face? Like just this morning I ran off at least three affirmations: “I’m winning.” “I can do everything I set out to do.” “I’m cute” (which I throw in there sometimes). Stuff like that. I mean, IContinue reading “I Can Do Anything! Well, Sorta”