jingle bell 5K

In case you were wondering, this is what a super-tough runner looks like when it’s cold as balls and she’s getting ready to run a 5K. This was last weekend, at the beginning of the Jingle Bell 5K in Somerville, MA. I ran a decent race, especially considering that this course had MOUNTAINS (ok, hills). … More jingle bell 5K

new goal

So the obvious action to take after you’ve run your first 5K (3.1 miles) is to sign up for a half marathon (13.1 miles). Right? I hope so, because that is what I did—namely, the Heartbreak Hill Half Marathon next June. Ambitious, but totally doable in that amount of time if I’m not stupid about … More new goal


This was my first year going to MICE (The Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo) and it was HOPPING. I hear it was dead at the beginning of the day, but Saturday afternoon was downright bustling. I mostly just swung through to visit some friends who were tabling, so this can’t really be a proper Review of … More MICE

it’s that time again

This weekend I, along with half the young adult population of Boston, will take possession of a new apartment. I’m excited! My new apartment is much more difficult to burgle than my current apartment, and is generally nicer—but still in the same neighborhood, so I don’t have to find a new Chinese delivery place. However. … More it’s that time again