Recently it has felt like there’s pressure continuously building inside my head. It has been almost three months of doing Uber full time, and those experiences alone are something I want to talk about at great length. The type of people that I get to meet, and the conversations that I get to have, can… Continue reading If you don’t know what to say, just write.
On February 7th, I said goodbye to a family member who has been with me nearly sixteen years. Maxwell was originally dubbed Maxwell House Coffee, but he carried many names over the years. Maximus Totalus Nimbletoes. Fluffers. Maxwellus. Precious. Baby. Love. Just ‘Max.’ Maxwell came into my life shortly after I came clean about being… Continue reading Maxwell: A Memorium, A History
2017 in Review. It’s February, and thus I’m late to the ‘2017 year in review’ content that plastered the internet for a while. And yet, here I am. Reviewing 2017. It’s been a stressful time. Probably not the best time to quit using e-cigarettes. Did I mention I fell off the wagon? More like vaulted… Continue reading 2017 Year in Review
0. Prologue It has been a week since I saw my mother for what might be the last time. We met at the bank to finish up a business arrangement between us. She gave me the last of the $10,000 I had loaned her from my student loans—a final $1,500 payment—and I signed a quit… Continue reading Knowing when to let go
By the time you’re reading this, I’m most likely in a haze of unpacking, with no home internet and a lot on my plate. On the 16th I start the spring semester at UMKC, and by god, I will be completely unpacked and moved in by that point. In the meantime, I thought I’d share… Continue reading Moving and Updates
Woof, it has been a while. College is f*cking hard I’m into my fifth week at UMKC, and I’m starting to sweat. The first exams in most of my classes have already taken place, and I did not score as high as I would have liked. I passed all of them, but I prefer to… Continue reading The Earth turns, and…
Last night, I asked my stepdad to help me wrangle a window air conditioning unit into my room. We haven’t experienced the top temperatures of Midwest summers yet, but sleeping was starting to get uncomfortable, and it was aggravating my recent bout of insomnia. In preparation for this, I moved everything off of and out… Continue reading An anniversary of sorts