-The word "Terrific". My other grandpa passed away this week, and this word always makes me think of him. He would always say he’s ‘terrific!’ whenever you asked how he was doing. And I just want to use this word more because of my grandpa.
-I love this writer Melissa Broder. She is a poet and writer and tweets @sosadtoday. She has many books - So Sad Today book of essays, a novel, a podcast Eating Alone in My Car. I think she’s so brilliant and cool and I hope to have her on the podcast in the future.
-I’ve been learning to try to be less of an asshole. To be more present with people and really listen to them. I think death and hard things softens people and puts things into perspective. You can get stuck in the mundane of life and when hard things happen it just puts life into perspective. I’m focusing on how I can be really present when I’m with people.