Are You There God? It’s Me. Natalie.

Are You There God? It’s Me. Natalie.

I was drinking wine while packing my suitcase for a trip to Colorado last week, and while I was in my bathroom, gathering together the mini shampoos, and placing earrings into little plastic bags, the voice of Ernest Holmes, a spiritual teacher who is long-since dead, boomed through the speaker on my phone: “Friends, in … Continue reading

Something for the Weekend

Something for the Weekend

Why Sarah Silverman loves Bernie Staying in is the new going out This guide to Palm Springs Bad Feminist, a collection of essays by Roxanne Gay Three criterion that create your self-esteem Jenny Packham wedding dresses, because hey, maybe one day… Why you will marry the wrong person The Theory of Everything podcast Photographing the real … Continue reading

Do You Believe in Magic? (Part Two)

Do You Believe in Magic? (Part Two)

My grandma believes in energies. In the way that other people know there are radio waves, and millions of conversations floating over cities as they travel to each other, she believes in invisible energies traveling through the ether. Energies that are all around. And she is not the only one in my life who believes … Continue reading

Humans of San Diego

Humans of San Diego

“There is a vitality, a life force, an energy, a quickening that is translated through you into action, and because there is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique. And if you block it, it will never exist through any other medium and will be lost.” ―Martha Graham Continue reading

Humans of San Diego

Humans of San Diego

“You’ve got to get up every morning with a smile on your face and show the world all the love in your heart. Then people gonna treat you better, you’re going to find, yes you will, that you’re as beautiful as you feel.” -Carol King Continue reading