Factober

Love is one of those topics that plenty of people try to write about but not enough try to do.

Posted 4 months ago

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In a world like this one, only the random makes sense.

In a world like this one, only the random makes sense.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

And when whatever happened in that barn happened, it was a moment I’ll neve

And when whatever happened in that barn happened, it was a moment I’ll never forget. Like a missing key slid into a dusty old lock. Click. My world opened.
Posted 4 months ago

An individual is no match for history.

An individual is no match for history.
Posted 4 months ago

When I finished the trilogy of 'Pirates of the Caribbean' movies, I had a g

When I finished the trilogy of 'Pirates of the Caribbean' movies, I had a gear shift and thought, 'I need to take a moment to smell the roses.'
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

I have short goals - to get better every day, to help my teammates every da

I have short goals - to get better every day, to help my teammates every day - but my only ultimate goal is to win an NBA championship. It's all that matters. I dream about it. I dream about it all the time, how it would look, how it would feel. It would
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Truth respects no ism.

Truth respects no ism.
Posted 4 months ago

Each day is new, but our lives shall be old in each new day if we fail to u

Each day is new, but our lives shall be old in each new day if we fail to understand why each day is new.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

I think there is a complicated side effect to overcoming evil in that we ar

I think there is a complicated side effect to overcoming evil in that we are forever changed by it. I think after we ingest some of the cruelty of the world, it takes years off of our lives, but it also gives us wisdom and a little grace, hopefully a sens
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

You are not my sunshine. Sorry. You're more like a gust of arctic wind that

You are not my sunshine. Sorry. You're more like a gust of arctic wind that bursts in and blows out all the candles when the door cracks open.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Sylvia Plath, Rumi, there's a lot of spoken word poets who do a really incr

Sylvia Plath, Rumi, there's a lot of spoken word poets who do a really incredible job putting their spoken work into page poetry - that's what I strive to do.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

For man never reasons so much and becomes so introspective as when he suffe

For man never reasons so much and becomes so introspective as when he suffers ; since he is anxious to get at the cause of his sufferings, to learn who has produced them, and whether it is just or unjust that he should have to bear them. On the other hand
Posted 4 months ago

When ill, the patient assumes what Parsons called "the sick-role". Accordin

When ill, the patient assumes what Parsons called "the sick-role". Accordingly, the sick person is, on the one hand, excused his or her social responsabilites, but, on the other hand, is expected to desire a return to health and to comply unquestioningly
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago