What makes you happy while you’re doing it? Or, more importantly, what gives you a sense of purpose?
That’s not to say I’m not appreciative of the things in my life that I do have, it just means I want to take that next step, and continue progressing.
I also wanted to take this time to try and establish some direction to my blog. People often ask me "What is your blog about?" It's a fair question, considering most...
On our hike, we jumped from topic to topic, endorphins rushing through us as we soaked in nature for the first time in what seemed like forever. Our batteries were recharging as we scaled across the Butte toward the west.
As a friend of mine put it (not in these exact words, but a similar sentiment), my writer’s voice sounded more developed and honest than it ever has in my writings before.
This piece was written a little over year ago, in June 2016, and originally published in an abridged version on July 15th, 2016 in the Moscow-Pullman Daily News. Then, it was published in its full-length form on The Odyssey Online August 16th, 2016.
But moments like these, where I can sit back and really put things into perspective, make me realize how fortunate I am.