On Authenticity and Taking Things Personally

If we shadows have offended, Think but this, and all is mended, That you have but slumber'd here While these visions did appear. I've been having some rather candid conversations with fellow writers and non-writers in Towson and around town about the importance of authentic writing, both in polished pieces that we submit for publication … Continue reading On Authenticity and Taking Things Personally

14 Hours In Light: Part 6. The Final Ascent and Facing The Final Fear

Part 6. The Final Ascent and Facing The Final Fear Braeden decides to join us at the last minute, and he and Madelyn lead the way to the top of the hill. Their energy is boundless, and Rob and I take our time making the steep climb. The sun still seems high in the sky, … Continue reading 14 Hours In Light: Part 6. The Final Ascent and Facing The Final Fear

14 Hours In Light: Part 5. The Descent and The Energy Within

14 Hours In Light: Part 5. The Descent and The Energy Within Once the sun had cleared the mountain, I take one more walk around the perimeter of the summit before heading back to the cabin. The walk down the mountain is, at worst, in shadow. Gone are the fears about bears, injuries, or communication … Continue reading 14 Hours In Light: Part 5. The Descent and The Energy Within