2016

It’s been four months since I’ve written for this blog. Four months since I’ve had the urge to write. For a while, I thought it had left me. I was wrong. It’s 3:21 AM. The date is November 9. The 24-hour news networks are calling the last few states in the 2016 election. Donald J….

Reflection…

I haven’t lived a perfect life. Sometimes I could’ve done more. Sometimes I haven’t been myself. I’ve lived and learned and made mistakes. I still have a lot of self-improvement to do. But my goal hasn’t changed. I still want the best for my family, which includes more than relatives. I have this feeling that…

Musings…

I’ve always liked wolves. Something about them just appealed to me, particularly the idea of a lone wolf. I believe I finally I know why. Wolves are pack animals. They need family.  The lone wolf is in an unnatural state. It craves closeness but does not have it. I often feel the same way. Of…

Musings…

Life tends to strike unexpectedly. Epiphanies drop from the ether, and we move forward with renewed vigor, no longer relying on inertia to reach our goals…At least for a time.

Why North Carolina’s HB2 Is Worse Than You Think

If you’ve been keeping up with news lately, you’ve likely heard about North Carolina’s new anti-LGBT law enacted by the state’s Republicans. The law, HB2, repealed an ordinance passed by the Charlotte City Council that allowed transgender people to use the bathroom of their choosing, along with other protections. The law also prevents cities from creating new…

Next Steps

Folks, I’m happy to announce that I’m now writing for LiberalAmerica.org! Check out my first article here. The article is about North Carolina’s new anti-LGBT law, HB2.

part of the problem

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Instagram is one social media app that I hate. Okay, yes, I have one that I use pretty frequently, but that isn’t the point. The fact of the matter is that many people on Instagram take this app to display violence, sexism, misogyny, racism, and damaging stereotypes all in the…

Going Freelance

I’m hoping to start writing freelance somewhere. We’ll see how it goes.

The Free Trade Debate

The 2016 campaign has brought a number of issues into the spotlight, one of which being free trade. Both Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders have brought up trade issues often on the campaign trail, and these mentions have renewed the debate. To put it simply, free trade theory basically says that countries will be better…

Musings…

Having consistent internet service is so vital today. Not having access can hamper your quality of life.