I have long known that I have perfectionist tendencies. I just cannot stand to get anything wrong. This has become extremely evident to me as of late in the new job I am doing. Without going into great detail, the potential exists for me to complete a task, send it on down the line, and… Read More


For the past three weeks, I have been a newspaper journalist … again. I originally worked for the Murray Ledger & Times newspaper in Murray, Kentucky, during the late 1990s/early 2000s. I left to take a job with a local book publishing company, swearing on my way out the door that I would never return.… Read More


I’ve been keeping a relatively low profile on social media lately. I have a few different reasons for this. One is that I have been weathering one of the worst seasons of depression I have ever faced, and I haven’t had the words for how to express that. Even when I did think of something… Read More


Hello, all! Just a quick note to let everyone know I haven’t given up on blogging. I’m knee-deep in another semester of school, and I’ve rejoined the working ranks, so I still haven’t exactly figured out how to juggle everything yet. I really miss writing here, but I’ve been through such a ringer lately I’m… Read More