The Path of Ambition

Photo by Paula May on Unsplash A few weeks ago, my mom sent me a video of my 18-month-old nephew that struck a weird chord in me. Mom keeps him while my sister and her husband work, so it's not uncommon for me to get surprised with adorable pictures and videos throughout the day, but something about this…

Genuine Generosity

I'd like to be the kind of person that gives without conditions, expectations, or ultimatums. I understand that the desire to give and the desire to receive are something of a package deal, but sometimes I find myself giving only in the hopes that I will get a return. I don't really think that's giving.…

Passionate People

There are few things I love more than going for long drives filled with some major car-singing and deep thoughts. The amount of thinking that takes place while I drive is so overwhelming that it probably isn't safe. I might be a hazard to myself or others on the road. Living in the city makes…