Pretty frequently in my industry, I find myself face to face with some pretty big jerks. The kind of people who enter a restaurant with the idea in mind that their money is too good for us leads to a lot of bad showdowns with customers of various stripe. I’ve had my share of pretty […]
The past couple of weeks, I’ve been having a hard time conceptualizing the poems I want to write. I have plenty of ideas and themes, but it’s been a challenge writing them in the style I want to write them in. This week, I made something that is a little more free than much of […]
With Christmas so near, I wanted to get into a religious thing that’s been in the back of my head for a little over a month now. Specifically: demons. That might sound alarming, but it’s going to turn out wholesome, I promise. So, there’s this story in the Bible about a dude whose possessed by […]
What Lies Below the Bones? (Poetry) – A short piece I wrote as I thought about the struggles we all go through, and had to remind myself that we are here to be with one another. Not to be alone.
I’ve had a long history with bad excuses. I’ve been caught many times in the midst of telling people one thing and then doing another, trying desperately to scramble together and make myself look like I’m not the bad guy. It was a struggle of mine for so long, and I’m sure that my friends […]
Will Your (Poem) – Do you ever feel like you aren’t enough for the ones you love?
I think it’s really easy to be mad. It’s easy to be mad when a customer comes in five minutes before you close the restaurant. It’s easy to be mad when your car has troubles you don’t know how to diagnose, so you can’t fix them. It’s easy to be mad when you see your […]
This is the first post I’ve published with the new WordPress editor and it feels pretty slick on my end! I was having a hard time coming up with something new poem wise, and I was getting stuck for what to write, so I dug an old piece out of the vault. I wrote this […]
The Firesoul has been found. I’ve long been told that my inner group of friends rests upon a fragile thread and it will one day break, which may be the case. I doubt that, however. With the growing flocks of social media and having been receiving many more requests/follows on social media as […]
With the turn of the year, I’ve made a lot of positive ground regarding my own mental health and the reasons I do what I do. It’s important to take a step back and look at the way we are living, and if the actions we are making are really speaking to our lives or […]