Giving Up “The Ghost”

I realize that of the people I've dated, I've been fortunate to have only had someone "ghost"on me on two instances. One of those times just happened. And while the pain was no less real this time as it was in the past, my reaction to it took me a bit by surprise in a… Continue reading Giving Up “The Ghost”

The Women’s March on Washington

On January 21st I participated in what will be remembered as the largest human rights protest in our history, the Women's March On Washington. The march was not restricted to location, with sister marches taking place all around the world for a total of over 3 million participants. Nor was it restricted to gender, race… Continue reading The Women’s March on Washington


Maybe what you’re expecting from this is for me to list off Pittsburgh firsts or Pittsburgh bests. The sports championships and dynasties. The art museums. The talent. The evolution of an industrial city to a hipster-infused green-filled changeling. The great places to eat. Even that epic, award-winning accent. But to be frank, there’s a hell… Continue reading Pittsburgh