When writers are asked what they do for a living, most admit that they stammer or say, “Oh, I write” or something to that effect. See, I don’t get that. I don’t understand why a writer would have a problem saying he or she is a writer any more than a dentist would have a […]
Isolation is just a state of mind. If you get out there, you never know when you’ll make a friend for life. Keep your options open. Keep looking. People come, people go, people change. Be open to relationships, but don’t become so dependent on them that you lose yourself. Find you. Be you. Don’t let […]
Every once in a while, my slate is wiped completely clean. I have this luxury, if you can call it that, of having a blank sheet of paper on which I get to create where I want to take my life. When it doesn’t terrify the crap out of you, it can be fun.
Nine years ago, I graduated high school among the top in my class, with acceptance letters from every university I applied to. Eight years ago, I failed college. Five years ago, I became a writer.