Life and tragedy

Life and tragedy

When I was home for Christmas, I found a photo of my mom from 1972. While she looks terrible in the photo, it’s one of my favorites. My parents were dating and Dad was driving regularly to Pekin, IL from his hometown of Maroa, which was about an hour away. He was visiting that Easter, … Read More

Little Baby Wretched

I was looking back at early pictures from my roller derby career today and I had to laugh. I’ve come so far. Derby folks, if you think you become awesome overnight, you really should go and look back at my pictures. My form was hideous, my hits were ineffective, and I was scared to get … Read More