There’s More Than One of Everything

Today my dad is turning fifty, and I wanted to write a little about why I love him so much. Some of you know that my best friend died while I was a junior in high school. Which sucked, majorly. One thing I really liked about my late friend was that I could be myself around … Continue reading There’s More Than One of Everything


Your Song

I really love music. Probably it's one of the biggest things in my life; listening to it, creating it, learning about it. I love that feeling when I'm playing an instrument and a song is coming from my mouth. I'm not super talented at music but I love it, and that's good enough for me. Lately I've been … Continue reading Your Song

I Will Rise

Dear Reader, It was two days ago that the darkness filled my mind like it used to. I don't know why it came; to me, despite a few recent changes in my life, it seemed a little over-the-top depressive. You remember the old problems: all my nerve ablaze; my whole being buzzing like I don't … Continue reading I Will Rise

Building Elves

I am a building elf. You know when you enter a conference room and there are bunches of chairs and tables arranged conveniently for your use? You know when you walk into a bathroom and (of course you wouldn't notice this but) the paper towels are in rich supply? You know when you look on … Continue reading Building Elves

A New Horizon

I didn't mean to fall in love with him, but I did. Things like that happen, I suppose, in this journey of life. Casualties of the heart, perhaps. Have you ever fallen in love with someone who doesn't love you back? I tell myself it's good for me. I tell myself this will help me … Continue reading A New Horizon