Category: Reading & Writing

Tales from My Haunted School #2

Click here to read part 1. After beginning my teaching career in the basement, I was moved up to the third floor the following year.  It might sound like a nice move—getting away from the morgue and the chair-moving ghosts. Rumor had it, though, that if any part of the school was more haunted than…


Daydream Believing

This morning I lived in my head. It’s something that’s happened periodically all my life. I have an upcoming yet mundane action that has popped into my thoughts. As I’m pondering possible outcomes, my thoughts take a very deep, sometimes dark turn. I went through my morning routine—getting ready, driving to work, walking to my room…


5 Reasons Writing Isn’t Hard

Reason number one should be because we can say whatever we want in a headline in order to get attention. Truthfully, “hard” is all relative. I can’t tell you what’s hard for you, and what’s not. Whenever I hear a writer say that writing is hard, though, it makes me question their life experience. I…


Two Girls, One Octagon

I haven’t always been a fan of MMA; my interest has grown from my days of playing Street Fighter 2. That interest has continued to grow but never have I been as excited for a fight as I was last night for the Rousey/Holms match of UFC 193. It was the first time I shelled…