Priscilla, a tribute

Photo by Ester Vargas.

I met Priscilla in 2008, when I was a junior in high school in Anchorage, Alaska. East High had an unlikely sister school in Costa Rica, of all places, and those of us in Spanish class …

When your mom is the hot twin

(Written 9/2017).

You know how when two things are almost identical but not quite, you can’t help comparing them? Like how twins complain that they are always being measured against the other? I was not born a twin, but my …

A home for my writing

I did the millennial thing and started a blog! I’ve always loved to write, but now that I’m a full-time scientist I didn’t have an outlet and needed a motivation to write down all the things I think about. I …