Writing lets you look at your thoughts in a way you couldn't if you were just talking, and having seen them, you could improve them, make them stronger and more elaborate. - Ted Chiang I didn't always love writing. In fact, writing was never a subject I excelled at in school. As I got older, …
In 1969, a big family from Queens created a rich and lasting holiday tradition where football is more than just a game.
Becoming regulars at the neighborhood bar.
What happens when you become the product?
We had to grow up quick. One Tuesday morning, our lives had changed in less than an hour.
There are a few things I learned in the last two years of doing CrossFit, both good and bad.
What did you say to yourself around April 15th? How about March 2nd? I keep trying to log my memory for what my previous self thought at different stages throughout this pandemic. In February, when most people first started hearing the rumblings of it all, I thought this whole thing was just being exaggerated and …
Five years from now, I will be a succesful writer - doing what I love every day and getting paid for it. I wanted to start my writing today with a prompt to get me going. The first one I saw was "Five years from now, I will be..." I think it's important to give …
Every college has its magical freshman bar. The repulsive sweat-stained, beer-soaked, dingy lighted sawdust bar where memories are made and true love is found. The bartenders do things completely illegal in any other establishment and the rules of regular life seem not to apply. The music is better than anything you could have hand-picked yourself. Reefer's was exactly that. It was also a nightmare.
You've had enough. A rough week at work rolled into a rough five months. It's time for a vacation.