How are those New Year resolutions coming? We’re a little over two weeks into the New Year, which is usually when people start asking this question. So? How are those New Year’s resolutions coming? Here’s the scenario. New Year’s Eve rolled around, maybe you were ambitious, grabbed a napkin from the bar top and began … Continue reading New Year: New You
Choices Matter: Thoughts on a Wizard’s Wise Words
“It is our choices that show what we truly are far more than our abilities.” – Albus Dumbledore I imagine talent as a lump of precious metal — rare, shiny and impressive but ultimately useless on its own. Useless, that is, until a blacksmith gets their hands on it. You see, you are the blacksmith. … Continue reading Choices Matter: Thoughts on a Wizard’s Wise Words
End of Semester
The end of the semester is always crazy busy, and this semester is no different. As the Spring semester nears its end, I cannot help but find myself excited for the prospects of this summer and the Fall semester. I have officially been selected to write the next Evangel communication department’s film. I will also … Continue reading End of Semester
Musical Muse: Imagine Dragons
My current musical muse is an indie and alternative rock band called Imagine Dragons. I discovered the band through several different avenues of music listening. First, I heard the song “It’s Time” on the radio. Second, I heard the song “Radioactive” in The Host movie trailer. After discovering these two songs, I then looked up the … Continue reading Musical Muse: Imagine Dragons
New Year. New Poetry.
I thought as a special treat for the new year I would share two poems I wrote for Creative Writing this last semester. Curiosity Seduced Reason Curiosity seduced reason. Juice dribbled down her chin as she swallowed to understand evil. She shared the knowledge, of course, watched as the juice dribbled down his chin. They … Continue reading New Year. New Poetry.
Musical Muse: Young the Giant
My current muse, as far as music goes, is an alternative rock band called Young the Giant. Ironically, I discovered the band through a YouTube video which featured the song “Cough Syrup” sung by Darren Chris who plays the character Blaine on Glee. After listening to the video, I quickly looked up the original band … Continue reading Musical Muse: Young the Giant