The Art of Storytelling

I've been writing for 20 years. I always knew I wanted writing to be involved in my life, but up until high school, I didn't believe that I would actually make a career out of it because becoming a successful writer, especially back when I first considering it was a bit difficult.* So I always … Continue reading The Art of Storytelling

Work and Stuff

I work for a pretty big company. No, I'm not telling you what that company is. I answer the phone for them. This is position comes with its own set of parameters - my calls should be a certain length, I shouldn't do outbounds a lot, they damn near don't want me to take the … Continue reading Work and Stuff

Guilt and Shame Are A One-Two (One-Two) Punch

Stop sacrificing because feeling like you need to, for the validity of chossing the mature thing. The survival thing. The "adult" thing [sic].Iron Lion Jackson As we are prone to do, a good friend and I were having a conversation about my various neuroses. He told me that I am carrying a lot of guilt … Continue reading Guilt and Shame Are A One-Two (One-Two) Punch

The Power Post

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power. - Abraham Lincoln You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength. - Marcus Aurelius Anyway, once upon a time, my best friend and I would have conversations, as … Continue reading The Power Post

Feeling Like Tupac…

" I don't give a fuck They done push me to the limit I'm all in ..." I was originally going to write a post about the various cliques and sub-cliques that operate at my job, but tonight changed all of that. As I walked to the bus stop on Sepulveda and Century, having left … Continue reading Feeling Like Tupac…