the thirty-fifth question

this post is one of many for a creative nonfiction project i began several years ago. i call it the griffin inquisition. i’ve asked my friends and family to pose questions, things they want to know about me that would require more than a yes or no for an answer. the most recent addition comes… Continue reading the thirty-fifth question

twenty questions

one. given the choice of anyone in the world, whom would you want as a dinner guest?rainbow rowell. two. would you like to be famous? in what way? i want to write one book that resonates with at least one person. if it takes being famous for that to happen, so be it. three. before… Continue reading twenty questions

the thirtieth question

this was written a few years ago for another’s blog. i’m republishing it here because the link to the original post is no longer good. What lessons have you learned through the years?Don’t play football with a bunch of boys if you’re the only girl, a pint-sized one at that. Especially when school starts in… Continue reading the thirtieth question

q is for questions from a couple of friends

one. standard order when out to dinner: chicken flautas, chicken fried steak, mezzaluna pasta, cheeseburger, turkey sandwich, philly cheesesteak salad… i gravitate toward the most fattening item on the menu. two. how do you like your steak? i don’t, really, unless it’s chicken fried. or pepper steak with bell peppers. but if it’s regular steak,… Continue reading q is for questions from a couple of friends

the twenty-ninth question

this post is one of many for a project i began several years ago, the griffin inquisition. i asked my friends and family to pose questions to me, things they would like to know that would require an essay-type answer. the most recent essay topic was offered by a fellow blogger. honestly rank which of… Continue reading the twenty-ninth question

the twenty-eighth question

a few months ago, my blogging friend lacie over at creative attempts was kind enough to pose a question for me for the griffin inquisition, a creative memoir project that began in college. the thing lacie most wanted to know about me is thus: are you inspired by anyone that you would be embarrassed to admit? … Continue reading the twenty-eighth question