The Vowels of Work Ethic
Work ethic is essential to longterm success. Here are some key values to carry with you.
A candid letter about depression, suicide, and being human.
The Magical World
The Harry Potter fandom is a far more popular and wide-spread beast than the Newsies fandom, but no less significant to me. There is nothing that I could say about the series that has not already been said or felt by another fan. Like so many others, I feel a personal connection to the series…
It’s A Hard Life
I was eleven years old when I first discovered Newsies. I didn’t even realize what I had discovered at the time. It took me almost a year to hunt down what it was that had so mesmerized me. But once I laid eyes on those dirty, incorrigible boys, they had me. They never let me go.…
Here’s To 2015
Words With Edges
When we begin to realize the power of our words.
Me, the Raccoon
The best way to catch a raccoon is fairly simple. You take something that has an opening which is large enough to fit a raccoon’s paw while opened, and you place something shiny inside. When the raccoon, unable to resist something shiny, reaches in and grabs the object, their closed paw is too big to…
RANT: The World Cup
Remember the time that I wrote an entire blog entry about how complaining about trivial upsets is therapeutic? I am going to now dedicate an entire blog entry to America in relation to the World Cup. Or, more specifically, Amerian males on my Facebook feed and their inherent need to really aggravate me with their…
The Human Affliction
Human beings. We have been roaming this earth for quite a long time now, arguably evolving and changing as our environment requires in order to adapt and survive. You would think, if you believe in evolution, that human beings would be far and away more intelligent today than they were thousands of years ago. Maybe…
Monster, Part 2
It is desperately difficult to convince yourself that you have worth in order to bolster yourself when the fear that you are worthless is constantly validated by others. When your boyfriend of five years abandons you in a foreign country without a word, when your childhood friend informs you that they have no desire to…