The first of today’s sunlight beamed in through my sheer white Ikea curtains, scattering strips of light on the wall across the room. Someone walked by outside making the light leave momentarily. It was our upstairs neighbor. She walks her dog at this time every morning.

There’s an unpeeled clementine…


As told by a runner and her couch potato boyfriend

Today’s run was just like any other. It starts with me looking hopefully at my boyfriend and enthusiastically asking “wanna go on a run?”

It takes some convincing, but after the initial pause, eye roll and grunt he usually comes around and laces up his Nikes. He’s stubborn so I…


It was a Tuesday night which meant I was staying at my mom’s house. It was a long day at work, so after I pulled into the driveway and turned my car engine off, I sat there for a quiet moment.

I looked up to admire the fall decorations that…


It may be your first time reading this piece, but it’s certainly not my first time writing this. I started on this topic several weeks ago. I started on another topic a week before that which I have yet to finish. The reason that I didn’t finish that one is…

Katie Mutter

She/Her. 23. Digital Content Writer based in Philadelphia.

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