Mean what you say, but don’t make it mean

"Sticks and stones may break your bones but words will never hurt me." It was something we learned when we were kids to stay to as a buffer against teasing and bullying, but really words can be the most hurtful devices we have. It's weird to think that the words we speak are so powerful, … Continue reading Mean what you say, but don’t make it mean

Remember when

So in a few hours I will be graduating from Canisius College and it is now, as I write this late-night post, starting to sink in. Tonight I hung out with some friends as we watched TV at the 9-7 house, a place that was home to many college parties and hangouts that had uncontainable … Continue reading Remember when