“Your God hates your religion” – Some bumper sticker that I saw days ago… I waited almost a week before I actually wrote a response to this bumper sticker that I saw on somebody’s car. I tried very hard to forget about it and to … Continue reading Oh “My” God
Life throws insane things at us. Your entire world can be flipped upside down, sometimes for better and sometimes for worse. It’s so easy for us to be excited when these are beneficial changes and share them in the world, but we consider it weak … Continue reading Seeking Balance
Every child has something they want to be when they grow up: a doctor, a lawyer, a ballerina, firefighter, or police officer. Or maybe a mermaid or astronaut or to live in a novel world. Often we wave these dreams off as nonsense that just … Continue reading Are your dreams your passions?
Things are changing. That’s what we all hope for when a new president is elected. We want something different. The problem is that different isn’t always better. As human beings, we are almost never satisfied with what we have. As a nation, it will never … Continue reading When you Live in a Terrifying World
People keep saying that everybody gets offended too easily. Seriously. I have heard almost every person I know say this, I’ve even said it myself. And then, almost every person I know gets offended when a politician, classmate, relative, says something that they don’t agree … Continue reading When Your Opinion is Unpopular
“I say to you today my friends, that in spite of the difficulty and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr I’m obviously not Martin Luther King, Jr. And if you ever see me, it’s immediately obvious … Continue reading Do you have a dream?
“If there’s a single lesson that life teaches us, it’s that wishing doesn’t make it so.” – Lev Grossmans So, yesterday I wrote a post complaining about my personal choice to drink less caffeine. At that same time, students at Ohio State University were being … Continue reading Reality Check