Like most love-struck humans, I often fantasize about my ex. The one that got away. The one that should have been kept at arm's length.
There’s tragedy in her tears. Fault lines in her fears. My dear, a deer caught in headlights. A constant red traffic light. When will she realize that stars above want to shine like her?
Two years ago, I was finishing up my last semester of college. Sleepless nights and online assignments defined the summer. It was all building up to August 6, the day of graduation. I walk across the stage with a diploma cover in hand and victory in mind. It was finished! No more tests, essays, and … Continue reading The Art of Failure as a Millennial
Anthony Bourdain. Kate Spade. Chester Bennington. Robin Williams. People who impacted our lives, now victims of their own mental health issues. There’s something about celebrity suicides that seems to suddenly turn everyone into mental health advocates. Tweets telling people to “check up on your strong friend” or to “reach out for professional help.” I don’t … Continue reading You Are Enough
I haven't blogged in a while. There's a myriad of excuses and circumstances that I can expound on. For the sake of simplicity, I'll admit that I've gone through self-hustle fatigue yet again. Even this blog post, which is both an update and a roadmap concerning the future of the blog, has gone through multiple … Continue reading I’m learning to draw
The World Wide Web wed us all into a matrimony of mouse clicks and keyboard strokes. Profiles would then file us into friends and followers. Come along. Share your thoughts and comments. Even if you rarely visit like a comet. Still you are welcomed, my long lost accomplice. Whether scrolling or patrolling, I'll be waiting … Continue reading When I Met You On The Internet
The loner lifestyle is not a glamorous one. Like every gamer, I always have the controller in hand, ready to power up a console and go on a journey. I’m not much of a player, but the dating game is on chaos difficulty and I have yet to find the right guide on how to … Continue reading I’m out of the dating game… again