Dana Sitar's Blog

Dana’s insomnia-induced personal essays on things like writing, comedy, travel, polyamory, sexuality, family, and more.

Introducing A Writer’s Bucket List Blog Network

For four years I’ve been trying to do blogging right for me, and I’ve tried it in many wrong ways. It’s because, as with everything, I want both extremes in this space: I want the independence to spew my thoughts and stories uninhibited by the demands of others, and I want the security, solidarity, and support […]

Insomnia Redux


3:30 a.m. Central. I was lying awake and panicking, worried I may have forgotten how to write, so I better go ahead and give this a try. It’s insomnia or caffeine or Stefan snoring beside me; I’m not sure. The three always swirl together to form this cyclone of energy that keeps me awake, and […]