The Return: Musings on the Future and Recent Past

It has been much too long since I wrote on this blog. With school swinging into full force, working as an editor for another website, and a lack of desire/inspiration to write, it has been three months since I’ve posted any new content. Now, though, finals are over and the summer is here. School came to a close with me finalizing the best semester of … Continue reading The Return: Musings on the Future and Recent Past

Old Won’t Rust, Souls Still Shine: My Brother Gave Me an Old Soul

As I sit here at home sipping on cognac, working on my novel, and listening to the creole jazz mastery of Dr. John, I notice that there probably aren’t too many twenty-one year olds in similar situations. I’ve been told many times before that I have an old soul. Whether it’s my love for fine cigars, passion for smooth jazz and blues, or my tendency … Continue reading Old Won’t Rust, Souls Still Shine: My Brother Gave Me an Old Soul

It’s Been a Long Day, Always

I remember the exact time I heard Matchbox Twenty for the first time. I was at Garrett’s house in the fourth grade. We were playing video games and listening to music, when Garrett looked at me and said, “This is my dad’s favorite band. I think you’ll like them.” He was playing “Push” off their debut album, Yourself or Someone Like You. Fast forward yay … Continue reading It’s Been a Long Day, Always