Best Friends Archives - Victoria Elizabeth Barnes

Best Friends

LUCK on your side… a gift for my best friend.

A few weeks ago, my best friend Lara, had the pleasure of walking me through one of those experiences that initially appear to be soul-crushing and life-destroying…

Although, later are revealed to be less than significant… and possibly blown out of proportion… and maybe even a figment of your imagination that would have published you beside an advertisement for an all-male, nude-revue.

No one talks you through this like Lara.

LUCK on your side… embroider “Luck” on the side of a t-shirt!  Simple project, makes a great gift for your best friend!!

Wow. This is totally fascinating… keep reading.

The Day I Moved To Texas… a love letter to my best friend on her birthday.

It was fall of 1999 when Lara and I moved to Texas. We were twenty-two and we packed up her old-but-reliable car.  Loading and overflowing the trunk and backseat with our vital and unnecessary crap.

This is Lara.

Lara and I have known each other since we were thirteen. In some ways, we haven’t changed at all.  In some ways, it was like two thirteen-year-olds taking a road trip.  That’s how exciting it was– like someone had given our younger selves the keys to a car, some money, and a map.

Wow. This is totally fascinating… keep reading.