my dress, a new favorite, is from forever21.
my gold rings are c/o mejuri.
IN THIS MOMENT:
Bell sleeves, moon jars, garden flowers, palm plants, black holes.
My favorite color:
Morning or night:
When I was younger, I lived & breathed nocturnal; this turned at 19. I could be a morning person forever -- and still be surprised by how invigorating, without fail, I find each new morning.
Next on my reading list:
My work motto:
Be a dedicated imperfectionist.
My love motto:
Love will be my life's art.
Places on my mind:
Half Moon Bay, California. The drawer I need to tidy. Time as place. Mom's blue bathroom. Where the water catches in the tub drain making whirlpools. Southern France, where I have never been.
People who favor feeling right to giving love.
Grapefruit, thrifted house goods & dresses, bulk coffee, moleskine cahier notebooks.
Wearing most days:
Floor-sweeping house dresses.
How the rounded arches and plant-filled corners in my godmother's old stucco house shaped my idea of home more than any home I grew up in.
The last thing that made me cry:
My best friend's father's cancer is gone. Anxiety. This piece of writing.
5 things on writing, right now:
16 Essay tabs on the bottom of my screen, each a mess; Highway One, a large death, entropy, lungs.
The things people actually say.
I am trying to fictionalize the things that have to be fictionalized.