Existentialism in Stoic Quotes: Part 1

We are alive and living in the present moment, in this world. Despite the vast differences in consequence we face, we will always have the freedom to choose. Now.. when I say existentialism, I’m referring to the belief that we are all human and choose to act based on our own experiences. We always haveContinue reading “Existentialism in Stoic Quotes: Part 1”

2nd Person Perspective Practice (2PPP)

just listen… what do you hear? from this image alone, your mind makes up sounds, your ears being the victim. the clouds and sun suggest it’s daytime and the trees make you think birds are chirping around somewhere near. far away in the distance though are sirens, loud, pair that with a blaring monotone hornContinue reading “2nd Person Perspective Practice (2PPP)”

Living is a Choice. A Short Story.

He let out a sigh of relief when the punch clocked ringed him into freedom for the next two days he had off. Eighty-four year old Ray was finally done with the last shift of his work week at his local grocery store and decided to treat himself to his guilty pleasure, mint chocolate chipContinue reading “Living is a Choice. A Short Story.”

Kopfkino. A Short Story.

what is kopfkino? It was cold just months ago, but now the sun was closer and the heat radiating from thousands of miles away could be felt on my face. I missed this. All those times I spent in the cold were depressing and boring to say the least. Now, as I bathed in theContinue reading “Kopfkino. A Short Story.”

What is love?

What is love? Isn’t that a question everyone’s asked themselves at least once? I’ve seen a lot of love, and a lot of hate in my life, although I really think those feelings stem from something deeper in us as humans. I do feel like everyone you meet in life, either a friend or partner,Continue reading “What is love?”

Less IS More.

The feeling of desire is out there and we all feel it on the human level of perception. It’s common for us to desire a companion; the stereotypical modern lifestyle, which if you think about it, isn’t so modern after all. The “working man” and “motherly housewife of a woman” is what we are taughtContinue reading “Less IS More.”

Writing Prompts

I have had trouble getting posts finished although I have many of them started and almost done I still haven’t got around to completing them to post. Because of this I have been left with tons of writing prompts I’ve been using that have helped me get my creative energy flowing. Those rare times IContinue reading “Writing Prompts”

DESIRE. A Poem.

TRIGGER WARNING: relates to depression, suicidal thoughts and homelessness I have this burning desire to move far away, but I don’t have enough money and where would I stay? This burning desire to leave everything I’ve known, the tree on the corner I read under as a child, and the old shack of a houseContinue reading “DESIRE. A Poem.”

Com·mu·ni·ca·tion

reflection. I don’t know how to communicate with people very efficiently in social situations. Although most times I am still ‘successfully’ communicating, it rarely comes out right the first time and the other person can barely understand what I’m trying to say. It’s harder when feelings and emotions are involved. Trying to explain how IContinue reading “Com·mu·ni·ca·tion”