Mindful Monday

Loving Your Enemy I had planned on writing today about loving your enemy and understanding that people who may have a different opinion than you don’t necessarily come from a bad place. Our society today is divided very passionately on so many levels and we seem to lose sight of compassion. However, as I was…

Throw Down Thursday

Intro In today’s world, staying fit and healthy has become a priority. Even being overseas, this is no different for me. This year I decided I was going to take time to care about myself. Part of that care is trying to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Diet My eating habits are fairly simple. Today, I…

Wordsmith Wednesday

Intro One of the first questions I was asked while starting my writing career in college was, “Why do you write?” Many people answer with the cliche of, “Because I have to.” No, you don’t. No one is putting a gun to your head making you write. In fact, for many of us, not writing…

Teacher’s Tuesday

Intro When I was on the outside looking in, I don’t know if I fully appreciated just how much a true educator puts into their work. I wasn’t one with the mindset of “Those who can, do. Those who can’t, teach.” However, I didn’t understand or appreciate the level of dedication it takes to instill…

Mindful Monday

Intro I spend a decent amount of money on this blog and I figure if I am going to keep it going, I should invest time in using it. For the foreseeable future, I have a plan for writing on different days. This may change over time but, we will see how it goes for…

I’m Still Here

It has been over a year since I posted and the end of 2017 proved to be life changing. I had a great motorcycle for a while but, i ended up having an accident and shattering (not used in exaggeration) my leg. While bed ridden for the entire month of December, my old university decided…