"We feel sorry for people that don't drink, 'coz when you get up in the morning, that's as good as you're gonna feel for the rest of the day." ~Frank Sinatra, Live at the Sands, 1966 This quote resonates with me. Feeling like crap in the morning after a night of heroic drinking was a... Continue Reading →
Succulents are all the millennial rage right now. It's no wonder, really. In this unfriendly, expensive world, plants detoxify our tiny apartments. (Obviously we can't afford our own homes because of all the avocado toast, duh.) These little matte bits of green are like pets--we give them names, cute cups to live in, water them... Continue Reading →
There are so many words that you can say about Stan Lee, but honestly, yesterday morning, I could hardly even think. I sat there staring at my screen with a blank face and all I could think about was, "I need to write something about this." Scrolling through my newsfeed, the news was (and still... Continue Reading →
Fall is my favorite season for many reasons. It’s not too hot, not too cold. You can wear a sweater or multiple layers without sweating balls. You have the most beautiful colors enveloping you 24/7. The world is just a little more beautiful… …However, if you live in Indiana like I do, you get to... Continue Reading →
The internet serves more than one billion GIFs. Every. Day. So, what are the top 10 reaction GIFs out there?
The month of October is perfect for discussing the scary, spooky, and unexplained. In celebration of Halloween and the general creepiness of the month I'd like to tell you a few stories, true stories of mystery, monstrous deeds, and murder. Allow me to take you to a German farm town in the 1920s, to a... Continue Reading →
As Halloween approaches, every year I realize how strange this whole trick or treating thing is. Every other day of the year, the goal is to keep kids away from strangers – but on that day it somehow becomes perfectly acceptable to dress them up and send them door-to-door to ask for candy. If you... Continue Reading →
In case you hadn’t heard (or you haven’t met me), I am a huge nerd and I love cats. So I figured what better way to mix together those two things and comprise a list of nerdy cat names?! That’s what happens when you leave Faren to blog writing unsupervised… or should I say unsupurrrrrrrrrvised?… Continue Reading →