A Public Apology

Never forget the nine most important words: I love you. You are beautiful. Please forgive me. – Jackson Brown Jr. This past Thursday, the most important person in my life came home. Some might call him the great love of my life, the Big to my Carrie (although I can’t stand Carrie – so we’ll […]

Happy Birthday, Blog!

This past weekend, my blog turned one year old. They grow up so fast, don’t they? I never thought this blog would bring me to where it has brought me – let alone last a year, but I am so thankful that I drove myself to join a  platform that let me put my creativity […]

Qatar and the 2022 World Cup

Sure, it’s eight years away, but it will be here before you know it. And for some, the truth of the 2022 World Cup is all too real. In 2010, Qatar won the bid from the FIFA Executive Committee to host the World Cup in 2022. Throughout the history of the World Cup, a Middle […]

To the Friend I Miss the Most

It is a truly unfortunate circumstance that many of the friendships we create don’t necessarily last a lifetime. There’s that saying that goes something like, “people come into your life for a reason” and blah, blah, blah. But I say, “People should stay.” I hate that some friendships are so fleeting even though they mean […]

From 99 to 100

Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for. –          Epicurus I’ll confess I have a terrible, terrible habit of closing myself off. Especially to men. Some of you may or may not know what has happened […]