It is well known and widely accepted that writers are creative. After all, it is our vivid imaginations that enable us to create colorful stories from the sterility of a white page.  These narratives are born from our mind’s eye, which sees the world not in its literal existence but rather in a fictionalized version. It […]

“What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson I have been going to the gym, daily, for well over a decade. I go for many reasons, including but not limited to health, stress release, getting stronger, and lastly because […]

We all know the feeling of fear—having our heart pound in our chest and our limbs tremble as our breathing quickens. We are all familiar with these autonomic responses because everyone, at some point, has been afraid. Fear is an emotional response to a perceived threat. The mechanism responsible for the fight or flight reaction […]

Being a writer, algebraic equations have always eluded me a bit. It isn’t that I can’t figure out what “x” stands for, it’s that I don’t always find it to be true. Mathematics is black and white and many writers will agree that we work best in the grays. Our understanding of the world is […]

Dear Readers, I am honored and humbled to have so many loyal readers of my blog posts. You are constant in your commitment and always kind in your comments. It’s a boon for a writer to find an audience and I appreciate finding and growing mine. My posts are a means for me to reach […]