The Buttercup Diaries

7:15pm on a Thursday night. Wrapped in cotton sheets and some shitty ABC drama on in the background. I would like to say that I haven’t been in bed since 10am, but that would make me a liar. And just for clarification, I’m sick, not lazy. I did get up and cut a watermelon though!…

Dear Grandpa,

  Listening to malt shop oldies. All I see is us dancing in your kitchen, buzzed on life and the pure happiness in our souls. The words meant so much to you. You would tell me to listen, soak them in. Words of love and words about life. But yours were my favorite to hear….

Exploration and The TreePeople

After an easy, sunny morning of work, I came home with the day ahead of me and an ample amount of energy. I ended up sitting on my futon watching the cooking channel. Once the laziness subsided, I felt a lingering sense of adventure. A friend had told me to check out the Coldwater Canyon Park, so…

White Blank Page

It may be an internal process that you can’t always see, but for people that wear their emotions on their sleeve…it is not the funnest thing. (I know funnest is not a word.) It’s like every little things affects you so immensely. It becomes so easy to fall deeply into someone else, to become wounded…

A Nod to a New Chapter

pc: Aminda Villa Current situation: Sitting in my apartment listening to Hozier on Pandora (fyi check out that station) and eating pb chocolate ice cream (happy national ice cream day). I could not be any damn happier. So for the past few months I’ve been on a bit of a hiatus from LA to be…

Trusting the fall

“So then we grew a little, and learned a lot” pc: my arm out the car window At some point we’re all going to get a giant slap in the face by life and not know what to do. Things could be seeming so smooth, and then out of no where we’re knocked off our…

Welcome!

“I shall shape my future. Whether I fail or succeed shall be no one’s doing but my own. I am the force; I can clear any obstacle before me. Or I can be lost in the maze. My choice. My responsibility. Win or lose, I hold the key to my destiny.” A defining factor in…