My day that is first on cruise, Saturday, I became hungover and exhausted.

I’d been up later celebrating at the marriage, slept through my security, and scarcely made my journey to Puerto Rico. After deplaning and bumbling my method through the cruise check-in, we crashed during my quarters for the two-hour hangover nap. Once I woke to your gorgeous sight of water and sun outside my own patio, we felt just a little sad and just a little lonely. We wished i possibly could have scooped up the wedding that is entire and taken all of them with me personally to San Juan.

Thankfully, however, I Experienced Dana.

It was Dana’s very very first Olivia cruise too, though she’d been doing work for a little while once the company’s content strategist. The employees thought that since she and I also had comparable backgrounds, it could sound right for Dana to simply take me personally under her wing this journey. She’s a pink-haired ball of zany power who, as soon as we turned up in the dock in San Juan, made me feel like I became where we belonged. And now we had plenty to share, it used to be good (nowadays it’s an anti-trans pile of garbage) since she’s an LGBT media person too — the managing editor of Bella Media, a ClexaCon moderator, lesbian romance author, and a veteran editor and writer of the site AfterEllen, from back when.

Whenever we boarded, Dana introduced me personally to the adorable boomer-millennial set responsible for Olivia’s Solos Program, which suits ladies (solitary or partnered) who opt to carry on trips alone. Continue reading My day that is first on cruise, Saturday, I became hungover and exhausted.