Not very many people know this, but I’ve spent a huge chunk of my (albeit short) life as a very spiritual person. I’ve made some posts on Twitter regarding this recently, but for the sake of this blog post I will start at the beginning with a little story. I grew up in a little town […]Read more "Purposefulness in This Life"
Inspired by someone on Twitter, this weeks writing prompt started out as Disney characters meet my favorite video game worlds and then just… WELL I got excited and went a little too far. Remember these are not meant to be taken as polished works as they are extremely rough drafts and just like… creative exercises. […]Read more "Writing Prompt Wednesday: My Favorite Animated Characters Meet My Favorite Fictional Worlds"
I think many of us can agree that 2016 has been quite a kicker! And while personally, this year has been pretty scary for my family and I, I would like to continue moving into 2017 with a good attitude and some solid resolutions. Now, I don’t make new year’s resolutions the same way that […]Read more "New Years Resolutions"
Howdy there, interweb! I know. It’s been awhile since I’ve posted any type of editorial or update or anything that isn’t complete garbage (this post will only fill one of those requirements, unfortunately) but just wanted to do a quick update on something new I’ll be launching (hopefully) this week! Obviously, I’m terrible at writing […]Read more "Coming Soon: Writing Prompt Wednesday"
I’m sure the vast majority of us have cracked open a history book but let me tell you a secret: You’ve never learned history unless you’ve closed it and opened your eyes and your ears to your elders. I can nearly guarantee if you’re under the age of 25 you’ve probably never taken or heard of a civics class but thanks to the internet there’s limitless possibilities in regards to what you can learn and accomplish. After you’ve learned, you’ll see that there’s no doubt that the power of a democracy depends on its people. We are the democracy. We are the power…Read more "2016 Election: Some Word Vomit"
Dear VUP (very upset person(s)), I see you are upset. No, I don’t need you to go on a tirade about what brought you to this point to see that. No, I don’t need to be all CAPS’d at to understand you are very clearly frustrated. I’m sorry you feel that way. No, really, I am. […]Read more "In Response to an Outpouring of “I hate this community”"