Stand up

If you don't stand for something, you will fall for anything." - Malcom X  The right to vote: it's the right we as Americans pride ourselves on, but seem to take for granted and throw by the wayside every November.  I'll admit it I find myself less than motivated when it comes to voting season. … Continue reading Stand up

The danger of creative expression

"The world of reality has its limits, the world of imagination is boundless."  -Rousseau  I've grown up fueled by creativity.  Whether it was using my happy meal toys as characters in my own story world, or being inquisitive and imaginative about my family history, I've always been naturally curious and creative.  I find now that … Continue reading The danger of creative expression

Embrace change and make resolutions stick

You may have read that I made a boatload of resolutions for 2014 only to ace a few while forgetting about others completely. Overall, I didn't do too shabby of a job, but I decided to take a different approach to 2015.  Now I'm not going to make 15 resolutions this year – although unlike … Continue reading Embrace change and make resolutions stick