Category Archives: Journalism

Stuff having to do with the world of journalism.

cracked rose-colored glasses

what happens to a garden that remains unkept? the flowers start wilting, their petals falling into the dry, crackling dirt. the resilient weeds start sprouting, entangling their way around the stems of the dying blooms. that old rose bush that … Continue reading

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Distance

All I’ve ever wanted is to be close to you. I used to think we were, but I also used to think that you told me everything. I thought you trusted me. It wasn’t until recently that I found out … Continue reading

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25 things to be happy about

I’m out of ideas for this week’s blog post, so here are twenty five things that make me happy. Hopefully the thought of them will make you happy too. The smell of orange blossoms “The look” exchanged between my best … Continue reading

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Haven’t met you yet

I know who the love of my life is. But I haven’t met him yet. I know that he will love music and maybe play the guitar and we’ll both know how to speak Spanish. He will want to travel … Continue reading

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Sonder

7.6 billion people 195 countries 7.6 billion stories told from different perspectives from different eyes in different worlds in different lives one mother is crying as she carries her newborn baby in her arms another is crying while her own … Continue reading

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Suggestions for Personal Growth #2

The first blog post I ever wrote was in 2017, titled Suggestions for Personal Growth. So, I think it is fitting that my first post of 2018 be a sequel to that letter. A follow-up letter to my current and … Continue reading

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Things We Lost In The Fire

I never realized how easy it is to take the things you have for granted, until they disappear into the wind like ashes from a fire. I remember playing those awkward ice breakers with people you’ll never really know, and … Continue reading

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