Wake Me Up When September Ends

For the last year or so, I’ve been throwing random paragraphs into WordPress with the intention of going back and writing a full piece later (and never doing it). I was going through my drafts to see if I had anything interesting to work on, and I found one from back in June were I was complaining, “It’s only June. I’m already dying.”

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Sometimes I Forget That Gilbert Morris Isn’t My Grandfather

When I was nine years old, I went to Alaska for a couple weeks. It was summer there, the first time I had seen daylight that lasted all night, or until after seven, for that matter. We stayed with family friends. I ended up in the teenage daughter’s room.

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4th Anniversary

My write club just had our fourth anniversary party, and I’m like, “???” It doesn’t seem like I’ve known any of them that long, but at the same time I feel like I’ve known them forever?

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Can Moa Fly?

When I was in college, I was an English minor. I wasn’t super interested in the lit classes because I’m awful at metaphors and poetry, but I did take all the writing classes that were offered.

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The First Episode I Remember

Other than the first couple episodes of Naruto, the earliest anime I have a really distinct memory of is from the Skypeia arc of One Piece. My family went to someone’s house for dinner, and it was a Sunday night, so their son retreated for half an hour to watch the new One Piece episode.

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Tell Me a Story

Most of my reaction posts on this blog are to books. I posted a few reactions to TV shows and podcasts, but they were all fictional things: Limitless, Daredevil, Alice Isn’t Dead. My current obsession is a podcast called The Dollop.

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It’s been so long since I posted on this blog regularly that I’m not really sure what the “Follow That Rabbit” aesthetic is anymore. I guess books are the closest thing I’ve ever had to a theme. Looking back though, I noticed that I used to write about a lot of other things too.

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