These suspicious thoughts. They nag at me at the back of my head. I've never seen or heard these thoughts before. Normally the thoughts go away, but these thoughts or rather unfamiliar voices seep out. The voices conflict with my own. I keep telling myself to give up, but the voice plead or rather beg for … Continue reading These Suspicious Thoughts
For the first time in years the horizon in front of Saul stood clear. The waves crashed beneath the cliff he stood on, and the stars glimmered in the skies above him. Amazing. Saul struggled to think anything else of it as he stood enamored by the view in front of him. Saul had lived a … Continue reading Beyond the Fog…
It happened quicker than he anticipated. The world as he knew it began to crumble around him. Everything he once knew and accepted fell away into the darkness. He looked below him and the ground beneath him began to crumble as well. He desperately tried to cling on to what was left around him. It … Continue reading Strength like no other.
My stomach churned at the thought. Should I tell them? Should I try to be funny and play things off? "So a memorable professional moment for me was that I survived another year." The girl spoke with such eagerness. While I kept my head facing downwards, ashamed. Unlike her, I had not survived another year. … Continue reading Yelling to the World
Welp. I'm officially 25 years old, so I thought it'd be appropriate to reflect on everything that has happened so far. Kind of like Supernatural's "The Road So Far" segment, except without music... and demons... If I had to be honest with myself, then I'd have to say that I've had it really easy compared … Continue reading Quarter of the way there….
Just like that... November is about to come to a close. In 21 days, I've managed to finish writing my novel. I'm not going to lie though, my story is a steaming pile of crap, and I'm okay with that! After all, the other half of my journey does include a lot of editing and … Continue reading Aaaaaand…. I’m done!
"There has to be a way.. there has to be." A single question plagued my mind this entire week and it continues to gnaw away at my mind like a parasite. "How can I make money on my own time and not return to the grind, the 9-5 office life?" It's been 6 days since … Continue reading Master Plan for November
Unemployed? Check. Laptop upgraded? Check. Uncertain future and fear of the unknown? Check and check. NaNoWriMo is upon us and I'm itching to begin writing my story. For the past month, I was going back and forth, wondering whether or not I was making the right decision. I wanted to draw and write and turn … Continue reading T-Minus 2 days
“What do you do for a living?” That is a question that I’ve been asked multiple times. My immediate response to that question would be, “I work in HR as a recruiter.” Then I would soak it in, their response of amazement and awe. “Wow you’re so young!” “Good for you!” My life and my … Continue reading Change in Identity
“There was once a man who traveled alone… no…” Tim sat in front of his computer, clacking away at his keyboard. His fingers somehow always finding a way back to the delete button. “Ok what if the man had no memories of his past life… and he... and he’s in the middle of a desert.. … Continue reading The Writer Who Called Himself a Fraud