Some Reflections on Service

I only have about a month and a half until I graduate from college. One of the unique characteristics of the university that I attend is that they require all of their students to complete a certain number of service hours (80) in order for them to graduate. The goal of this requirement is to…

(Not) Open For Discussion

This post is for any thinking man/woman who enjoys open-ended discussions about various topics. One of the greatest joys I have experienced during my time at college has been the free dialogue about subject material covered during class. It has always been a pleasure to hear the thoughts and ideas of my colleagues and mentors…

Am I the Joker?

Throughout movie, comic and tabletop history, the joker has always been the antagonist… a figure that everyone loves to hate. This seems like a relatively understandable and justified reality, but lately I have found myself doing just the opposite. I have found common ground with the Joker and can sympathize with him. What could I…

You know you’re ready.

You know you’re ready to go back to school when you start to dream about it. Last night I had a dream that I was back at school and in a class learning about warfare and bunkers in Southeast Asia. It was a hands-on class in which I learned to dig out the bunkers themselves…

Bye Bye Bike… Twice

I have a few moments to spare, so I thought I’d sit and share a while. Today’s post flows from an incident that happened yesterday. It has also happened to me once before, but seemed like a once in a lifetime thing, so I didn’t really expect it to happen again. See the bike in…

First Time For Everything

Ello e-world! I haven’t been in contact with you in a long time. It is a sad situation to say the least. Not only have I been too busy to blog, but I have also been too busy to take pictures. This Monday will begin my 3rd week at college this semester and I can…

Let’s see…

I have been pretty busy lately. A large majority of my time has been dedicated to where I am going to go to college. I should say, where I am going to transfer to. A lot of times… By the way, this post has absolutely no specific thoughts behind it and no intended topic. If…