Chapter 7

      Chapter 7        The house was ringed with the most exquisitely beautiful flowers Denver had ever seen –orchids of a wild and unfamiliar variety. She wasn’t altogether unfamiliar with the flower. She had regrettably killed a couple over the years and so now resigned herself to admiring most plant (and … More Chapter 7

Procrastination, Writer’s Block, and Other Things I Medal In: How to Beat Self-Sabotage

It’s perverse human nature to put off what you should be doing. But what about when you put off what you want to be doing?  My personal reasons excuses vary from sleep deprivation, mental laziness, Grey’s Anatomy on Netflix, Trump, a 48% increase in my business from last year, and self-(mis)diagnosed Seasonal Affective Disorder (because … More Procrastination, Writer’s Block, and Other Things I Medal In: How to Beat Self-Sabotage

Thank Your Teachers

As you sit anxiously (not eagerly) watching the days of summer vacation dwindle away to nothing, thank your teachers. I know you have yet to meet them, or if by chance you have met them, to interact with them in any real way yet, but thank them nonetheless. You may not have given them more than … More Thank Your Teachers