I'm wearing a shirt that says "Tomorrow Needs You." It's a cotton black t-shirt, with orange lettering, and a graphic image of the sun rising behind it…
There's this tendency to want to be able to explain the moments in life when things feel difficult. Difficulty seems to demand some sort of reason…
I'm standing on the sidewalk, barefoot. The pavement is hot. I've just been walking along the beach, the sand warm and soft under my feet, trying to…
I hide who I am, sometimes. It's surprisingly difficult to admit that. Probably because on some level it's an admission that sometimes I lie. I don't…
My friend Ben asks this incredible question to people: "what do you want to do before you die?" It's a great question for a lot of reasons, probably…
Today, the beach looks wide and expansive. Tide out. Waves gentle. The shoreline sculpted and seemingly intentional in every aspect of it's design. I…
It's the other side of depression. The side where it's not much at all, really. It's just blank. There's no other way to describe it, not if you're…
Audio: Episode 3Listen now (11 min) | The audio component for the essay “A Tiny Version of Freedom” Some thoughts and ramblings about being in your own head, worrying…
The problem with depression is it's boring. It wears you down. Through the monotony. Through a consistent effort to make you feel numb or empty…
Audio: Episode 2Listen now (14 min) | The audio component for the essay “Love Is a Practice” Ideas, insights and other creative impulses. Hope you enjoy!
Audio: Episode 1Listen now (10 min) | News: I will now be publishing audio here on this platform every week. The idea is to “show my work” and share more of the…
He's screaming. It's hard to hear what is being said, exactly, but it's unmistakably angry. The air is thick and humid. It's pouring rain. It's an…