Here’s a breakdown of everything I’ve spent in landscaping, excluding plants.
I’d never expected to embrace any kind of nudity, still less be paid for it.
Just to file a petition for a name change costs $435 in the California court system.
What’s Pumpkinmas, you ask? Pumpkinmas is a pumpkin-themed autumnal gathering. A celebration in which all invitees bring a pumpkin or a pumpkin-themed dish.
Guest access on my friend’s Netflix and HBO accounts already gives me more programming than I could watch in my lifetime.
I gave myself another financial challenge: for a month I would pick up every single nickel deposit I saw littering the street.
Every day, for a month, I’d give myself ten dollars of discretionary money. At the end of the day, whatever money remained unspent would roll over to the next.
The following is to be read upon my death — and also, I hope, well before.
As the year rounds out, I’m realizing the lengths I go to just so I can avoid being caught out unawares.
For the second time as a gig economy worker, I have been notified that I am now a member of a class action lawsuit.
Or, “how to divide rent costs among six roommates living in differently sized rooms.”
I owe business tax and late payment fees for my work as a bike messenger.
I was sitting at a café in downtown Berkeley when I found out that one of my favorite bookstores was closing. What’s odd is that my mother — 2,800 miles away in upstate New York — was the one to give me the news.