Musings

Musings sounds a lot better than general. Doesn’t it?

True Confessions

ShareOk, I suppose it’s confession time.  Whenever I come out of the closet about this I receive shocked looks and disappointed scowls.  I have been verbally abused, insulted, and ignored because of this aspect of my life, going as far as being told I am “un-American”.  But, I feel that […]

My Relationship With Food

ShareUgh.  How terrible is that?  That I genuinely have a “relationship” with food.  We, as privileged Americans have been blessed not to have to worry about hunger like others.  However, we have the other end of the spectrum, we have to worry about developing a mental and emotional attachment to […]

VT

ShareFive years ago today (well, I guess at this hour, yesterday).  There was a tragic shooting at Virginia Tech.  I was in a poetry class, so I wrote about it.  I figured I’d make a bit of a tribute on my blog to that out of respect.  But this poem […]

College Reunion

ShareI have been writing stories for as long as I can remember.  I don’t know why I felt the need to put this particular story up, maybe I was nostalgic.  I wrote this in my Fiction Writing class in 2007.  It was the first semester after my friends graduated.  My […]

Gray Area

ShareIt’s 3 am and I can’t sleep.  This is not unusual for me though.  I find that I am able to function on a shockingly low level of sleep.  Maybe I’ve just become accustomed to it. I enjoy walking about my house in the middle of the night.  At least, […]