Fun fact about me: I am huge on metaphors. They come to me when I am trying to understand, and help me sort of define and solidify my thoughts and feelings. My latest one is this “cocoon phase” I have been in, in reference to my self-development. Many use the “caterpillar to butterfly” metaphor, saying […]
A few weeks ago, I was the definition of chaos. My attention and energy were stretched thin between packing, a full-time job, and closing on an apartment. Sprinkle that with a side of my sister moving far away, maid of honor duties, and the Airbnb I had reserved for the bachelorette party suddenly canceling? I was […]
Last Wednesday, I sat down after my three-day hiatus, having reflected, relaxed, and vigorously cleaned. I was trying to focus on “being myself”, and “getting back to my authentic self”, and working to remember what that was. I started up a new post and stared for a solid three minutes before typing “I am a hot […]
So you know when you sprain a wrist or an ankle, you put a brace on it and stay off of it as much as possible, so it doesn’t get worse. Common sense. Now imagine I did just the opposite of that, but with my mental health, Right after I started working on Geek Space […]
Resolutions were never really a big thing for me. I was one of those people who said, “I don’t need a resolution, I work on myself all year long, bleh bleh bleh”. The idea of the New Years resolution may be over-hyped, especially in gym advertising. But at the start of the new year, there is a […]
First and foremost, I would like to welcome you, reader, to Geek Space Wine. If you’re curious about the name, it’s inspired by my father’s favorite Star Trek series in addition to my tendency to be terribly punny.