Geek + girl = me

Sooooo yes.

I am equal parts girl and geek. *adjusts her glasses*

When you’re equal parts girl and geek, you lug around just as much makeup as gear. No kidding. However, a lot of the “gear” is boring, black, gray, industrial, corporate. Bleh.

Read the rest of this entry »

May the Magnificent.

A few days ago, I was chatting with my friend May. She told me about how the radiation therapy she was undergoing for her breast cancer was going, and how it was so hard to be strong.

Read the rest of this entry »

Keep fighting, May.

Pink ribbons for Breast Cancer AwarenessA dear friend of mine, May, is a breast cancer survivor. She is one of the strongest, coolest, funniest, most amazing people I know. I don’t know all the details of her battle with the Big C, but she’s fought, and fought, and fought. And for a while she’s been okay.

She texted me today. She said she saw her oncologist, and there’s a metastasis in her left ilium. She’s changing her medications, and will start radiation therapy. She asked me to pray for her. I’m raging inside, because praying is all I can do.

Read the rest of this entry »