In a couple of weeks I’ll be turning 27. I don’t have any qualms about aging except for one thing: the fear of not maturing enough-a symptom of which for me is the feeling that my struggles as a younger guy seem to still linger. 653 more words
3 weeks, 4 days ago
Tales for Life
“Can you imagine that? That was something.”
She had already said this to Uncle Dan, the man beside her. My uncle. Now she was saying it half to me, though she looked past me at our house. 3,373 more words
2 months ago
Musings of a Dessert-Wanderer
*Click* The bedroom door is shut.
Lay down and close your eyes.
You don’t have to talk to anyone. You don’t have to listen to any voices. 833 more words
6 months, 1 week ago
“Look at me with my go faster stripes!” said the snail. “I am a racing tiger!”
“You are not a tiger,” said his family and friends, “Don’t be silly.” 429 more words
7 months, 1 week ago
Are you different?
What has this done for you?
Perhaps all the challenges
you have experienced
formed the strong,
determined person you are.
It is being more appreciative… 44 more words
8 months, 2 weeks ago
A Mercurial Peculiarity
I often write my blog sitting alone on my bed. Tonight it occurred to me that though I’m drawn to spending all my spare time in bed, it’s a place haunted by misery and pain. 553 more words
1 year, 2 months ago
Seeking a Compass
I’m just not sure how much pressure I can take before I “crack,” which from this standpoint looks like “lose my mind” because I’m just… this is too much. 1,239 more words
1 year, 3 months ago