America: Revised

I wrote this piece almost (gasp) seven years ago, but it feels like it was written yesterday. Time flies when you write something dear to you and try to act out the message. This piece in particular discusses the messages laid out in prose by Jack Kerouac, Ralph Waldo Emerson and Walt Whitman — or, […]

A&P

Sammy’s act, whether it is considered heroic or selfish, is an example of maturity being displayed in the most difficult of situations.  Sammy knows that things would change in his life and this subtle quotation explains his feelings in the best possible way: “My stomach kind of fell as I felt how hard the world […]

Remember 2 Breathe

Remember to breathe / make small karma payments every now and then / read “Ishmael” by Daniel Quinn / Listen to Pink Floyd while watching an old movie on mute / don’t own fish / watch Donnie Darko / understand how to use BitComet / go to a protest, even if you don’t agree with the […]