Lift Every Voice

We tell athletes to just shut up and play, we tell artists to just shut up an act or shut up and sing. One of my issues with these statements is they often come from individuals like me, who are over the age of 40. Imagine if we said that to John Lennon on Marvin … More Lift Every Voice

Swarm

What do you think of when you hear the word swarm? A swarm is quite literally, many bees. That is probably why when we use the phrase “I was swarmed”, it generally does not conjure up great feelings. Most people don’t like bees but not liking them doesn’t mean we have to be afraid of … More Swarm

Why am I Here?

As I embark on this literary journey, I don’t know everything I am looking do achieve but I do know what I don’t want. I don’t want to be just another rambling person with an opinion. I don’t want to be an inconsiderate self-proclaimed know-it all. I don’t want to be the drunk guy at … More Why am I Here?