Category Archives: books

Stripping Gypsy: a review (sort of)

I have this bad habit of borrowing armloads of materials – whatever catches my eye – from my municipal library and not getting through them before their due date. I used to be a voracious reader, but a few changes … Continue reading

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Hidden consequences

A friend recently sent me this article about the hidden consequences of birth control, and requested my thoughts on the subject.  Though it’s not related to performance, I feel strongly about making informed choices about our bodies, health and sexualities, … Continue reading

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The Turn of the Year

Happy 2011, folks! But before I get down to the looking back and looking ahead, I believe I owe the Internet some photos of my holiday craftiness: Looking back: I’ve heard it said that how you ring in the New … Continue reading

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Branding (Part Two): Electric Brandaloo

Part One A few nights ago, I couldn’t sleep and I posted about baby spiders hatching out of my ass-cheek.  (Update for those who care: it’s still there, but considerably reduced in size and painfulness.)  It occurred to me the … Continue reading

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Branding (Part One)

I spent hours yesterday wandering around town in the pouring rain, looking for components of a Halloween costume; so when I got home, I decided to treat myself to a long soak (with one of Karen’s fabulous matcha-eucalyptus Fizz bombs) … Continue reading

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