University, Updates and Reflections

It's been a while since I've just written without any real objective in my writing, and sometimes that spurs all sorts of different revelations or reflections. So, today I thought that I would return to that sort of writing... Let's start with, what's been new with me? Well, I've been working hard at my studies … Continue reading University, Updates and Reflections

Behind the Author – House of Heart

Hello again friends, bloggers, and muses, The aim of Behind the Author was originally to learn from other successful bloggers and to share their advice with the rest of the word press community. With today's interview we're coming back to the subject of blogging and today I'll be speaking with a brilliant poet, artist, and … Continue reading Behind the Author – House of Heart

Wild Poetry: My Crisp October Morning (Guest Poem by Kristian)

My Crisp October Morning Who made the Earth? The stars and the moon? Who told the Sequoias to grow so tall? And who made the raven? This raven - perched upon my fence post singing her bird songs and scanning the ground for worms Swooping down to snatch one and unhinging her jaw as she … Continue reading Wild Poetry: My Crisp October Morning (Guest Poem by Kristian)

The End of Reading Week, Becoming Healthier And A Job Hunt

It's been some time since I've given an update about what's been going on with me. Well, to be fair, there's quite a lot going on with me. I've mentioned in the past that I've struggled with social anxieties, self-doubt, generalized anxieties and depression, etc. These things may partially fuel my drive for following politics … Continue reading The End of Reading Week, Becoming Healthier And A Job Hunt

Is It Time to Take a Break? Three Signs of Unhealthy Blogging Habits

“Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol, morphine or idealism.”  ― Carl Gustav Jung Unhealthy Blogging Habits Contrary to popular opinion, one can have too much of a good thing! If you don't believe me, go see how many pies you can eat before you hit that gut-bursting wall. This fundamental … Continue reading Is It Time to Take a Break? Three Signs of Unhealthy Blogging Habits

Behind the Author: Mostly Philosophy

Hello again friends, bloggers and muses, Welcome back to Behind the Author, the interview series aimed to bring us all a little something special in our lives, whether it's advice, life lessons, or just an intimate peak at the lives of one of our favorite bloggers. This is what we do. 🙂 Today's Guest: Maylynno … Continue reading Behind the Author: Mostly Philosophy

Mental Health Struggles And a Well-Deserved Break

Just a quick message from me today, I was going to wait until the weekend before I announced this but I don't see the point in waiting anymore... Basically, I've been trying to deal with some worsening anxiety and depression spirals lately. It's not been very good for me. Trying to date while dealing with … Continue reading Mental Health Struggles And a Well-Deserved Break

Improve Your Blog While Minimizing Blog Suckage

"I love the way people talk crap. I hear it all the time. 'Overrated.' 'You suck.' I'll just do something to shut them up, like, 'I'll show you." - Bryce Harper A How-to Guide for Minimal Suckage Howdy, today we're talking about blogging and not just blogging, but sucky blogging. Not only sucky blogging, but … Continue reading Improve Your Blog While Minimizing Blog Suckage

Behind the Author – Slumdog Soldier

Hello again friends, bloggers and muses, Welcome back to another week of Behind the Author, again this week weare focusing on authors aspiring towards their first published books, an I have a special guest for you today... Today's Guest: Tom Burton of Slumdog Soldier Tom has nearly completed his first complete Novel and is a … Continue reading Behind the Author – Slumdog Soldier

Blogging Etiquette – Are We Becoming Too Easily Offended?

“People get addicted to feeling offended all the time because it gives them a high; being self-righteous and morally superior feels good.” - Mark Manson I feel compelled to write a post today about feeling offended in today's modern world. In the last few weeks I've had a few different people become offended by something or … Continue reading Blogging Etiquette – Are We Becoming Too Easily Offended?

Attention: Global Climate Strikes! Attend One, Save the Planet

"Saving our planet, lifting people out of poverty, advancing economic growth... these are one and the same fight. We must connect the dots between climate change, water scarcity, energy shortages, global health, food security, and women's empowerment. Solutions to one problem must be solutions for all." - Ban Ki-moon If you haven't heard, Greta Thunberg … Continue reading Attention: Global Climate Strikes! Attend One, Save the Planet