Hi, I changed the name of Better Still, it’s me, if you opened this I guess you get it! Thirteen years ago, the Markel kids conspired to prank their mo…
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photo by Ben McKeown Larry was in LA this week for work, so I’ve been home alone. These stretches used to be bad for me, an excuse to indulge all my mo…
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In my Wainwright-themed missive from earlier this week, I can’t believe I forgot to mention the one piece that’s had perhaps the most impact on me, whi…
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Not to narc on my friend (but this doesn’t count because not knowing about a pop culture thing is fine!!), Courtney texted me in response to yesterday’…
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Me after ten minutes of morning meditation: I’m still meditating and writing morning pages early every day, and it’s grown roots now that bloom in all …
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[all Lindseys in unison] So… hey I still regularly compulsively mostly accidentally think of an anonymous comment someone left on my LiveJournal in col…
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Hi friends, I’ll tell ya, thank (god) I started meditating again because it’s given me a baseline OKAYNESS and separation from all the busy-ness of my …
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The sunrise today: (The black and white photo is 83-year-old Glenda Jackson as King Lear. It will hang there on my office closet doors, I predict, fore…
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One great thing I learned from Yumi Sakugawa is to set a timer (well she says to use an intentional pocket of time which I interpret as Hey Siri set a …
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More existential than expected. Thank u Larry for a photoshoot of the final contenders That’s just my bra, grow up I picked these because I was obvs fe…
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Forgive me: in the book, there is wind and there is fire and all manner of overblown loud natural-disaster roaring and fury, but what pulls Elijah from…
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My notes from Yumi Sakugawa’s creative desires webinar last weekend YEA I did write “possibitities” and then fix it in such a way that it looked even m…
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