"Can I have a mid-life crisis at 26?" I ask myself; standing opposite my reflection. The usually warm glow from my vanity now feels like harsh a spotlight.
As we all deal with the blowback of the recent events in Charlottesville, and the reactions from political leaders, I urge caution in the words we use. And caution in our actions so that we don't add to the fire of hatred, but find ways to effectively and systematically counter it.
"It is not perhaps, so very surprising that the War at first seemed to me an infuriating personal interruption rather than a world-wide catastrophe." V.B.
Jury is still out.
The following is a guest post written by Daniel Quintanilla, author and creator of the blog, The Life and Rhymes. For inquiries, you can contact him through this link. I WAS RAISED IN AN ENVIRONMENT WHERE NOTHING EVER GREW. THE ONLY... Continue Reading →
As you set out for Ithaka hope your road is a long one, full of adventure, full of discovery. Laistrygonians, Cyclops, angry Poseidon—don’t be afraid of them: you’ll never find things like that on your way as long as you... Continue Reading →