Entries by cristinarivera

i’m back! and have exciting news

i suppose ebbs and flows are natural in all facets of life. clearly i go through phases of not blogging for literally months, but i’ve stopped feeling guilty about it, realizing that when i feel inspired to pick it back up again, i can and will. that being said, the past couple of months have […]

you used to call me on my cell phone

…in like, 2001. but it seems that the act of picking up the phone and having an actual conversation is a thing of the past. this saddens me, but i’ll be the first to admit that i always tended to take the lazy, less personal route and text just about everyone i communicate with. i’d only actually dial someone to […]

it’s been so long since i blogged that i almost forgot my login information! that can’t be good. i’m back just in time though, after hanging out with one of my biggest cheerleaders last night who [several times] mentioned that i haven’t blogged in a while. i’ve felt a little uninspired lately, but after a great […]

yet another slap in the face from the universe

my birthday was this past weekend, so after celebrating in the city with my friends on saturday, i headed to new jersey to continue the celebration with my family. i had the best, most laughter-filled, most relaxing day with the people i love most, and was happy as a clam. yet the day after my […]

speaking my truth

i’ve come to the conclusion that there are two types of people: those who can and do freely express their emotions, and those who are sort of stunted in that department, and for whom expressing raw emotion is difficult. i certainly fall into the second category; i feel all the emotions–sometimes i think i feel too much!–but i have […]