In Bloom

The nuance of being a human
Created 22 Apr 2020
  • alone in new york
    29 Aug 2021 • 3 min read
    i don’t know if you are reading this, or if you are just opening it so you have one less email in your inbox. or maybe you are reading this directly on my substack?? or maybe you clicked it because it...
  • On Losing
    01 Aug 2021 • 2 min read
    my latest collage - c. July 2021 Life feels like an ever-cycling rollercoaster of loss. Sometimes you’re careening towards the bottom, helplessly watching as the world whizzes past and squeezing your ...
  • what makes a house a home?
    06 Jun 2021 • < 1 min read
    maybe it’s the pandemic, maybe it’s the fact that i’ve moved (at least) every year since I left my childhood home almost 10 years ago, maybe it’s just the restlessness of youth meeting a burgeoning cr...
  • ludlow & eldridge
    23 May 2021 • 2 min read
    i always feel like things are happening and i’m not there. there’s an energy somewhere - where? here, i guess. i mean i do feel it. the pulse, the pull, the wind gently tugging at the space between my...
  • 2020 - a grief in review
    29 Mar 2021 • < 1 min read
    the days are careening forward into April, but my heart feels stuck between the (now seemingly naive) optimism of fall 2019 and the absolute despair that was early spring 2020. feeling like a malfunct...
  • What growth demands
    26 Feb 2021 • 4 min read
    afternoon light hittin’ goood. I’ve gone off coffee and it’s annoying. It’s annoying because it works. It’s annoying because it’s no fun. That extra edge that pushes my anxiety to unmanageable levels ...
  • a house for my memories
    14 Feb 2021 • 1 min read
    Top to bottom: AG drawing of MM, MM drawing of AG hello lovers and happy Sunday <3 This one is an experiment, and we’ll see how it goes. (Let me know? Maybe? If it’s nice? Idk). I dabbled around with ...
  • on proof
    03 Feb 2021 • 6 min read
    It’s already the second month of a new year and the snow is melting. We’ve found ourselves deluded by the sweet promise of a blank page, dangled in front of our noses by an arbitrary dating system ins...
  • In Sum: November
    13 Dec 2020 • 6 min read
    Black Friday in Central Park Well, here we are. That last month we’ve all been waiting for. Both in anticipation for the ending it will bring to this disastrous, destructive year and also in nervous d...
  • In Sum: October
    04 Nov 2020 • 6 min read
    Ah, here we are. Another ending, another beginning. Particularly during a year that feels as if the Earth has simultaneously stopped spinning and ricocheted towards the Sun at a frightening pace, I’ve...
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