Pendulum Swings And The Dichotomy Of A Life

So, we'll just let things their course and never be sorry. F. Scott Fitzgerald


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What a strange illusion it is to suppose that beauty is goodness. Leo Tolstoy

Whiskey In A Teacup (AKA My Life)

A brief history of my twenties thus far: lost, found, lost, found, lost, found, lost, found, lost. I have lived in Hawai'i for a year now. I still have no clue how this happened to me. How did a science nerd from Texas end up in horticultural therapy in Hawai'i? If you figure that one... Continue Reading →


Go Do- by Lucas Trahan

Let’s chat. I’m not one for beating around the bush, so let's speak of heavier things. That one thing that you did that one time….How bad did it make you feel? The deepest regret? The source of your self loathing.What are the horrible mistakes that make you… What do you see when you brush your... Continue Reading →


Do Good. Be Good.

If something burns your soul with purpose and desire, it's your duty to be reduced to ashes by it. Any other form of existence will be yet another dull book in the library of life. Charles Bukowski (I attempt to live a life such that I don't feel the need to apologize. Sometimes I fail. This... Continue Reading →


Books That Changed My Life

And now, each night I count the stars. And each night I get the same number. And when they will not come to be counted, I count the holes they leave. Amiri Baraka Envy- Yuri Olesha Post-revolution uncertainty of the Soviet Union? Yes, please. Traditionalism vs. modernism. Old vs. new. The constant battle between ideals- both... Continue Reading →


The Adventures of Sam and Kate

I didn't really think I would ever write a post about the cross country road trip that started my journey to Hawai'i. However, I was recently on the mainland and got to see my partner in crime Sam, and I decided that it was a tale worth sharing. I mean, we drove my Jeep from... Continue Reading →


The Soundtrack of My Life

I would say that the actual soundtrack of my life is that of the winter winds. Of the ocean crashing against the shore time and time again. Of the crickets and the coquis. Of pounding hearts and falling rocks. My soundtrack probably has a lot of laughter at inappropriate jokes and the sound of pages... Continue Reading →


I’m just on an adventure to collect my thoughts.

Why did I start a blog? To be completely honest, I don't really know. I don't enjoy writing any more than the next person. I don't have a great deal to say. I'm not old enough for you to value my sage wisdom or advice. So, why a blog? Well, partly because it will make... Continue Reading →


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