Category : Health & Wellness
My Writing Rituals
My Writing Rituals

I’m writing this on a moving bus – my absolute favorite writing spot –traveling through […]

It wasn’t just a snowball
It wasn’t just a snowball

I remember the first snowball I ever threw at a girl – my childhood friend […]

Black Smoke
Black Smoke

I confess that I don’t remember the man’s name, nor the exact events surrounding his […]

Busyness is a Sign of the Times
Busyness is a Sign of the Times

My brain is always going. And I find idleness most annoying. Even in stillness my […]

More than a visit to Fenway Park
More than a visit to Fenway Park

Warm red sunlight washed through a gap in concrete that widened as I mounted Fenway […]

Onions: A Short Essay About Family
Onions: A Short Essay About Family

The house on Pine Brook Curve Knife snaps against cutting board. Birds chirp on the […]

Mental Health and the Military
Mental Health and the Military

A machismo environment This is a little late, I saw Sunday June 11 and mistakenly […]

Creating Your Own Happiness
Creating Your Own Happiness

Lifestyle Priorities Amidst work, relationships with friends and family, bills, and other responsibilities that pile up […]

Oh Brothers Where Art Thee: An Essay
Oh Brothers Where Art Thee: An Essay

The day after seeing Josh, while sitting at home alone in my apartment, I couldn’t understand why I wasn’t more excited to see him, and he, to see me. It’s not that we don’t love or care for each other; on the contrary, I deeply care about every one of my brothers, and would gladly give my life for their safety and happiness.

I Am Blessed: An Essay
I Am Blessed: An Essay

All these years later, her words and assurance stay with me: God is still bigger; than hate, which drove a man to walk into an Orlando nightclub and murder 49 people in the dark; than fear, which drives America forward on a vengeance path; than anger, which fuels the ongoing chaos in the world.