Celebrate A Life Once Had

This post seems especially fitting considering the news I have just heard (which I will hopefully discuss soon, to a degree). Human beings look at death as a dreary occasion, one that has many downsides and no upsides. Yes, death is sad because it is just so final. Tons of memories abound from seemingly nowhere, […]

Write And Wrong

I think I finally found the secret: write for yourself. I used to do this years ago, as a 14 or 15-year-old kid in high school. I did it because I enjoyed it. Then I became too enticed with the possibilities — money, fame, fortune, published books across all platforms, more money, movie adaptations, beautiful […]

Must Read Book: “On Writing” by Stephen King

Ooo. Ahh. Wow. WHAT?! These were some of the various reactions I had while writing Stephen King’s “On Writing,” a part-memoir and part-writer training piece that extrapolates the different idiosyncrasies that revolve around being a writer. The book was written about 10 years ago, but that is just a minor detail. King’s lessons and stories still prove wildly […]