They say that the best way to get to know someone is to listen to a song that speaks to their soul. Here is mine. The soundtrack of my soul is a collection of songs that have gotten me through tough times, that vibrate my heartstrings, and motivate me to life. This is not exactly… Continue reading Soundtrack of My Soul
1.) Good things are always just around the riverbend, and the best way to reach them is to listen to the flow and don’t be afraid to dive in. 2.) Soulmates exist, see above. 3.)Family is the most important thing. Always. They are irreplaceable, and oh so valuable. 4.) Money isn’t everything. Enjoying your life… Continue reading What I Learned in 2015
A collection of random entries… The Definition of Student Affairs, and relationships… one door opens as another closes.
A reflection on mortality and youth
Weeks ago, uncertainly ringing in my ears, I threw the glass to the tile and it shattered into a million pieces. The shards flew 360 degrees and hid behind things I didn’t think they could even get into. Gingerly, I crossed the room and sat among the wreckage of my newly wreaked havoc. For twenty… Continue reading The Broken Things in Life
I could use a mental and morale boost. I miss your faces. I wish, I wish upon three stars, dream past mars, and pour my soulight into jars. Storing for later, maybe I’ll make it. I knew her as a child, born and wild – running, mind running, profusely professing- dreams confessing, with the whole… Continue reading Lift Me Up
In response to the article about an elderly man being mugged, and the increasingly desperate acts all over the country, I begin to reflect on why these people are lashing out so brazenly and increasingly often. In my mind, it all boils down to economics. As hope for the “American dream” of success begins to… Continue reading Desperate Times Call for Desperate Measures