"Well, it could be bullets tearing through my flesh instead, so I'll just keep stabbing." Yes, it could be bullets tearing through your flesh, OR you could put the knife down and go see a fucking doctor!
An Irrational Fear of Bees Apiphobia, an irrational fear of bees, is something I've struggled with as long as I can remember. I have several childhood memories of fleeing from a single bee due to the simple idea of the damage it could do to me. I once took a nasty ten-foot fall from an … Continue reading An Irrational Fear of Bees: How fear is ruining your life
Certain people who know me well enough, know I struggle with consumerism. I don’t own a lot of stuff. In fact, I just moved from Washington to Texas only with what would fit in and on my small SUV. I'd rather have a backpack and a plane ticket than the newest cell phone. And I … Continue reading Too Wrapped Up in Giving
One of my greatest joys in the world is art; viewing it of course, but especially creating it. One of my favorite ways to create is through photography. These days, due to the convenience of digital options, I shoot mostly with my Galaxy S7 Edge because the camera lens in it is amazing, and it … Continue reading #NoFilter: Living life raw and unedited
I am in the air on my way to Reykjavik, Iceland. My excitement to be taking my second international trip is inexplicable. In this moment, I can’t stop thinking about the changes in my life which have brought me here, and of the promise I made to myself, nearly a year ago, to live my … Continue reading Crossing Oceans – The Journey Begins
If you’ve ever had to start over… If you’ve ever lost your way… If you’ve ever been a slave to darkness… This space is for you. My hope is, here you might find some kindling for a fire that will burn bright to break through the darkness, and help light your way. I am starting … Continue reading The Breaking of Light – Introduction