How to Exist
Home Affairs: Hot takes
Depression, cyclists, hungover bliss, friendship interruptus, and a broken fridge.
How can I offer you a poem when I feel so poemless
How can you make things yours ¨¨¨ A river of words ¨¨¨
Home Affairs: The great outdoors
Overcoming childhood fears, human life scanners, karaoke marriage bliss, a full rainbow, a clear intention, and four tiny stories I read last night.
Start packing your bags, we're going somewhere nice for the happily alive.
Home Affairs: A broom of one's own
Should we move to LA? A perfect tool for cleaning. And a question for the mountains.
The only thing I can control is my surrender
The problem with dinner parties and being alive
Home Affairs: Confessions on a dance floor
Revenge, character likability, a cockatoo, and a wedding dress.
A video essay on the velocity of it all
Home Affairs: Belly tales
Belly tickles, competition among women, and a gunshot.
The invention of masturbation
Rare footage of the first time a woman touched herself. An exploration of self-pleasure.
Home Affairs: Soon enough
On impatience, a family, the shape of a shelter and tracking my steps.
Can food help you choose the right humans to navigate life?
Home Affairs: Better times will come
Stealing something, feeling sexy, the magic of literature, losing control, and a word that sounds boring and obvious but is important: kindness.
Brief study of a gargoyle
Despite its grotesqueness, here's an x-ray of the creature.
Personal essays trying to fathom what this existence is all about
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