Recent Breaths

Like every middle school student in the great state of California, I was forced to read To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee. Of course at the time, I did not appreciate the Pulitzer Prize-winning notoriety of the 280-page classic, but I remember my teacher diving deep into the novel’s subtext. It was my first […]

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Finding Your Purpose

“As I said, to put our faith in tangible goals would seem to be, at best, unwise. So we do not strive to be firemen, we do not strive to be bankers, nor policemen, nor doctors. WE STRIVE TO BE OURSELVES.” Hunter S. Thompson, author of Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Hells Angels, and […]

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‘A Few Thoughts on Creativity and Suffering’

love the square peg suffering

I was lent this book by chance because the family I work for knows I’m a Christian. Rob Bell is also a Christian, at least I was told he was, so there was a connective link that led them to believe that I’d enjoy his book. Now, I’m not 100% clear on his theology or […]

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10 Things I Learned From Wyatt Webb

Another book bites the dust… Now, the trail to this piece of literature started with reality television. I’m admitting here that I have a bit of a problem with reality tv shows. I love them. Well, not all of them, but I do really enjoy watching The Real Housewives (OC, NJ, and Beverly Hills), Giuliana […]

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