Category Archives: Publishing

The Block

Lately, I have been frustrated because I am totally blocked. I’m not writing and it’s not out of laziness, being too busy or due to a lack of trying. I know why I’m blocked, but that isn’t helping. It’s like … Continue reading

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That Piece: A Publishing Milestone

Last week, I wrote an essay that was different from a lot of what I’ve written before. First off, it was personal, but also the most political piece I’ve written. Second, it was current and extremely timely. Usually, I’m behind. … Continue reading

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Looking Back On 2016, Looking Towards 2017: Goals, Resolutions, Progress, Reframing and the Bigger Picture

Every new year, I reflect on the previous one and not just how it went, but how I was in it. It’s been a long time since I’ve held onto the ridiculous notion that what happens is a direct reflection … Continue reading

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2016: The Violent Yo-Yo Year

At the end of every year, I do a bit of reflection. Hell, I reflect over anything and everything – overthink it and look at what happened, what could have happened, and how I could have made it better – … Continue reading

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Breaking My Silence: A Dream Publication – Let’s Talk About An Unspeakable

On October 31, one of my most personal essays was published at one of my dream publications: The Manifest-Station. I was going to share it, but I was sick. Preoccupied. I had stuff going on. It was only a week … Continue reading

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