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Trump’s Travel Ban: An Open Letter to Congress

  I try and make a habit of keeping my personal political beliefs to myself. Not out of distaste for genuine discussion, but rather in the attempt cut down on the “noise” that fills social media feeds and water cooler conversations. The more I think about it however, I fear that reservation shown by myself […]

Writing Goals: February 2017

If January was any hint, 2017 is going to be a hectic year. My February calendar is already starting to look uncomfortably packed and March is looking worse. As things ramp up at work and my fiancé and I get closer to our wedding in September I want to make sure that I don’t lose sight […]

Why I Write on Instagram

  The beautiful thing about writing is that it has the ability to be expressed across a multitude of mediums. With the rise of social media outlets such as Instagram there has emerged an entirely new breed of writers: those who craft their works in 140 characters or are limited to the space inside a single post. Studying […]

Top 16 of 2016: A Year in Review

Anyone who hasn’t been living under a rock for the past 12 months already knows 2016 was… well, it was. A seemingly endless barrage of difficult events made 2016 a year that is already established in internet infamy. It wasn’t all bad however. In fact, 2016 was a pretty good year for me. I generally […]