The Problem With Being Secure

“Normal is getting dressed in clothes that you buy for work and driving through traffic in a car that you’re still paying for – in order to get to the job you need to pay for the clothes and the car, and the house you leave vacant all day so you can afford to live…

Music How it’s Meant to be Heard

Nowadays, it’s no secret that singles or hits rule airtime.  I guess they always have, but it seems now more than ever.  Airtime on the radio is ruled by the hottest new releases, Spotify suggest you play the songs with the highest number of streams, and virtually any club, pub, or bar is going to have…

Why is starting a paper the hardest part?

Most people who frequently write would agree that starting your work is the hardest part.  No one knows why; it just is.  You could be the highest-ranked professional expert doctor specialist in whatever field you are writing about, but when you actually have to put words on paper you just can’t start.  I’ve always wondered…

Coloring Book x Chance the Rapper — Album Review

  Chance the Rapper finally released his long awaited third album, Coloring Book, and from an industry standpoint it is nothing short of a masterpiece.  His debut 10 Day  gained plenty of local recognition as it was a testimony against all non-believers that a suspended-all-too-often high schooler could find success following his passion.  His sequel,…

BEST WAY TO READ 24 HOUR CLOCK AFTER 12

About a month into my study abroad trip to Dublin I was still struggling to read the 24 hour clock in a timely fashion.  I know, embarrassing.  When the clock read 18:00 I would count on my hand while thinking in my head, “Okay, 12 o’clock, 1:00 is 13:00, 2:00 is 14:00, 3:00 is 15…”…

The Human Brain Made This Blog Post

My girlfriend sent me this video today she saw on her Facebook feed.  It seems like all Facebook is useful for nowadays is scrolling through the endless stream of shared videos… Anyway.  So my girlfriend sent me this video today that reminded me just how amazing the human body is.  It’s a short clip about…

NOTHING WORTH DOING IS EASY.

Breaking routine is hard.  I’ve noticed how easy it is to let a day go by without doing anything.  And by anything, I mean anything worth doing.  Think about it; when was the last time you accomplished something that made you feel truly proud of yourself?  If you thought back to a major event like graduating or securing your…