Are you chasing ghosts?

There isn’t a part of us that isn’t in some way tortured by who we could’ve been, what we could’ve done, or where we could be. Detachment is sometimes important…

Stop being what you don’t want to be.

Simple advice, I know. But you’d be surprised at the number of people who don’t follow it. You don’t want to be boring? Stop being boring. Do something more exciting, and…

Mama, why didn’t I listen to you?

I wasn’t kind. My words cut people. And I neglected others’ feelings. And I stopped sharing myself, my goodness. I didn’t forgive. I closed up my kindness as a defense. I…

Who is the Genius?

The genius is one who, above all common knowledge, knows herself the most. Beyond any information taught in a book, she understands her place in this world. She understands her…

who i was vs. who i am vs. who i want to be

“Discomfort brings engagement and change. Discomfort means you’re doing something that others were unlikely to do, because they’re hiding out in the comfortable zone.― Seth Godin, Linchpin: Are You Indispensable? Inspired by Kobe…

What I Learned from Bullfighting

Bullfighting was not on my “To-Do List.” It wasn’t even on my “Bucket List.” But somehow, I found myself at a rodeo being convinced to step in the ring. The person who was…

once your truth is revealed

You have taken the red pill. Things will be revealed to you unlike you’ve never seen. The fabric of this world you believed existed no longer holds true. Go ahead,…

beware the clones

Sometimes I write little notes to myself and hide (read: lose) them, only to find them months or years later. The below is an example of this: I found this…

i was lying to myself

Last year, most mornings during the winter, without fail, my neighbors could probably overhear me talking to myself. “I am on my path.” “I am writer, whose words touch the world.”…