It's been over a year but yesterday I received a writing challenge. The question posed was this: I've been writing a lot of poetry myself lately and I'm stuck on the topic of verbiage.How we can say or write one thing and yet mean another. How we can hide and bury our emotions in words. … Continue reading Writing Challenge: Verbiage
So a few people have sent me some questions over the last few weeks that I've either answered or avoided to answer because I wasn't sure how to, but it did get me thinking about Question and Answer sessions. Maybe it is just another way for the world to get to know the insanity that … Continue reading Q&A Week
There are days when I wholly enjoy insomnia. I get work done around my house, can stay up late talking with friends, and just enjoy the night. Then there are days where jumping off the roof of my house just for the chance to be unconscious seems like a pretty legitimate idea. Guess which one … Continue reading Day 22: Text Messages, Controversial Topics and Getting Politicians Out of my Pants.
When I was a teenager I got my first taste of political protesting outside of my high school. In a post 9/11 world, tensions ran high in my school in regards to social justice and political ideologies. I will admit fully that I got wrapped up in the nationalistic-craze that hit many of us after … Continue reading In the middle of would-be revolutions