I have a roommate. I don't like her. Not even on the basic level of human being. Her mere presence in my apartment irks me to no end. When I hear her keys turn in the lock, anger starts bubbling within me. I. Don't. Like. Her. It's a frustrating battle that I don't foresee winning … Continue reading Uuuughh…



You've just finished eating, and your belly is full. Then it strikes. Your nemesis, the sweet tooth, has arrived. You try to ignore it, but the cravings get stronger. You know that just inside of the cupboard there is a stash of your favorite cookies. Now you're in a battle of the will. You try … Continue reading Flesh

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It was a perfect evening. Friends gathered around the table to enjoy a feast and celebrate the holiday. This tightly knit band of brothers had been working together for a few years now. At this point, they had some great stories to tell. The mood was festive. The wine flowed freely, the food was delicious, … Continue reading Do This


A couple days ago I went to watch the sunset on the beach with some friends. The surf was way too rough to get in the water, but it made for some great spectating as there were plenty of guys out on their boards catching the waves. I couldn't help but to see yet another … Continue reading Surf


It takes a certain measure of faith to stand atop a mountain and know of its absolute existence. From the peak, it is impossible to perceive its height or its breadth or its depth. You can't see its outline or its features. What you can see is the horizon, the valleys below, and all the … Continue reading Peak