Monthly Archives: June 2013

How to fall in a different direction

I have many writer-crushes–Chuck Klosterman, A.J. Jacobs and Chuck Palahniuk are three that come to mind–but my biggest is reserved for the man who introduced me to the term “writer crush,” Chris Jones. Jones, who lives with his family in … Continue reading

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The tyranny of the shoulds

I weigh myself once a week. Every Sunday morning, it’s one of the first things I do. If I weighed myself more than once a week, I would become too obsessed with the number on the scale. Weight can fluctuate … Continue reading

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The plan

Monday’s post was meant to be one part entertaining piece of writing, one part statement of purpose for this blog and one part reminder to myself about what it will take to reach my goals. I have not had a … Continue reading

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I disappear

“You’re disappearing on us.” That’s what the woman at the big and tall clothing store said to me as I paid for my purchases. This was roughly six weeks ago. As a result of my fat loss, none of my … Continue reading

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