Crying in Public

Moved to tears. Going on tears.
Created 20 May 2019
  • A Day Off
    20 Oct 2021 • 4 min read
    By the end of my trip to Madison, I started feeling a little lonely. On Friday night, after walking past adorable outdoor bars that didn’t feel ‘table for one’ appropriate and searching in vain for an...
  • Enough with the Cheesy Reflections!
    14 Oct 2021 • 3 min read
    Hello! Thank you to all of you who wrote to me after my last Midwestern Missive. I am beyond lucky to have so many incredible people in my life and on Nick Mohammed’s internet. But I was so busy yacki...
  • Two Truths and No Lie
    12 Oct 2021 • 3 min read
    I had a great weekend. I went to the Madison Farmer’s Market, drank a beer lakeside, gasped out loud in an art museum, and consumed possibly the best custard treat I have ever put in my human body. Bu...
  • Givin' More of Iowa A Try!
    08 Oct 2021 • 4 min read
    Okay, yes I used the Music Man reference in my tweet about the last newsletter but look me in the eye and tell me you’re AGAINST RECYCLING? That’s what I thought. I spent my final morning in Des Moine...
  • Des Moines You Guys!!!!
    05 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    Here I am! I left home on Sunday night a little bit later than I intended, so most of my drive to Des Moines was in the dark. (Sorry Mom and Dad!! It’s light out now! Don’t worry!!) Drive was uneventf...
  • Midwestern Road Trip!
    30 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    Hello!! Welcome back to the on again off again experience that is This Newsletter! My Recommendations Project is actually still plodding along steadily (despite never getting anything remotely resembl...
  • 3/110 - The Hound Tall Podcast
    05 Jan 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    note: I didn’t share this on my social channels because I am scared about criticizing comedians! Not totally sure why I mentioned this but thought y’all should know. Sometimes I wonder how many record...
  • 2.1/110 Raiders of the Lost Ark
    27 Oct 2020 • 5 min read • 1 0
    When I set out to do this project, I knew that I was offering myself up to the trolls and smartasses of the world. That promising to take every single one of the first 110 suggestions I was offered ca...
  • 1/110 - Love and Other Words
    13 Oct 2020 • 3 min read • 1 0
    So the fun thing about deciding to start a mammoth project at 1:32PM on a Saturday and then launching it into the world at 9something AM the next day is that I had no time to fantasize/hypothesize/ove...
  • Soliciting Recommendations
    11 Oct 2020 • 3 min read • 2 0
    Hello! I know it has been over a year since my last newsletter. But I have…like the BEST excuse. Two weeks after I published it, I went to my second doctors appointment, three months after complaining...
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