Category Archives: Thoughts and Musings

On the Chapel Hill Shooting

Yesterday the United States and the rest of the world was jolted awake from the cacophony that sounded from the sleepy college town of Chapel Hill, North Carolina, in which three Muslim students were murdered in cold blood. The story goes that … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Moaz al-Kasasbeh’s Execution

As everybody following the morass in the Middle East knows, Jordanian Air Force Lieutenant Moaz al-Kasasbeh was revealed to have been burnt alive by his captors, the Islamic State (formerly of Iraq and Syria alone; they’ve since embarked on an intensified marketing campaign), making … Continue reading

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Mistakes

The thing about mistakes is that they immediately show up as red flags on our radar, prompting us to mercilessly berate and verbally flay the offender. The most frequent culprits of this are those with substantial intellects, or at least … Continue reading

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Some Thoughts on Experience

As I’ve mentioned on my Facebook page the upcoming short story is almost complete. However, a thought crossed my mind on the way home pertaining to something that’s been going on throughout my life that I’m sure many of you … Continue reading

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One Year Later

I started this blog exactly a year ago when I was taking the only creative writing class of my life thus far. I started this blog with the chief aims of becoming a better writer and breaking out of my … Continue reading

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Crossroads, Music, and Robots

This post is yet another double-whammy. It contains a sappy, mushy episode from my otherwise ordinary life that is related to the radioactive hunk of atomic kickass that was supposed to be the center of this post. Anyway, let’s get … Continue reading

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Dead Ends and Questions

Many (I use “many” loosely) of you are probably wondering why I haven’t posted anything in a while. That’s I question I’ve been asking myself as well; after all keeping this blog going for as long as it did is … Continue reading

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