A Defining Decade

The 2010's have come and gone and as I reflected on this past year, it goes without saying that this past decade has been an incredibly transformative one. To say it was a decade of growing up would be a grand underestimation. Instead, it was more about life and a no holds barred approach to … Continue reading A Defining Decade

Canisius, my home forever more

 "Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts." - Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. The hardest thing we will ever do is leave home. To leave the comfort of the place we have known for so long, a place that we have grown and created ourselves, is not … Continue reading Canisius, my home forever more

Lessons in LA Part II: Making a Home Wherever You Go

Sometimes in order to make your dream a reality, you have to move.  It can be a small move to a new job, or a different department or it can be a huge move like one across the country, or the world.  For me and my aspirations of making it as a writer, it will … Continue reading Lessons in LA Part II: Making a Home Wherever You Go

13 lessons I learned in 2013

13. Count to 10 and take a deep breath. My mom has always told me that patience is a virtue.  Unfortunately, I lack it. But what I have learned in 2013, is that sometimes you have no other choice than to be patient.  Whether its dealing with people who infuriate you, to worrying about things … Continue reading 13 lessons I learned in 2013

money can’t buy time

I was recently offered an opportunity to take an internship in the field of work I am currently getting my Master's in at a place I have always wanted to work with.  I don't want to say it yet because the details haven't worked themselves out yet so I don't want to jinx it. I … Continue reading money can’t buy time