We Are A Team

Our strength comes from helping each other. Photo by fauxels on Pexels.com I sit here isolated in my room away from my job, my friends, and my home. On the other side of campus, my team is working away. All my friends that comprise the Macduff RA staff are hard at work helping people move … Continue reading We Are A Team

Struggle

Facing a challenge I wasn't prepared for. Photo by Karolina Grabowska on Pexels.com Tonight I face the hardest night I have faced in a long time. It’s not a bigger version of the fear or stress that sometimes make their way into my evening hours. The feeling I’m experiencing is more certain, more persuasive. The … Continue reading Struggle

What the Coronavirus Can Teach Us About Scarcity and Gratitude

Scarcity is scary, and for some people, it’s not a temporary thing. Photo by Steve Knutson on Unsplash I would guess that most of the people reading this article have spent much of their lives in an area where scarcity was rarely ever an issue. When something was desired, there was a store relatively close by … Continue reading What the Coronavirus Can Teach Us About Scarcity and Gratitude

I Was a Shy Kid — And It Turned Out to Be a Blessing in Disguise

5 ways my shyness as a child has shaped adulthood for the better. Photo by kevin laminto on Unsplash When I look back upon my childhood, there is one characteristic that stands out far more than anything else: I was overwhelmingly quiet around everyone outside of my mom, dad, brother, and 2 or 3 close … Continue reading I Was a Shy Kid — And It Turned Out to Be a Blessing in Disguise

Why We Should Start Embracing Our Personal Story

One of the most amazing accomplishments a person can make is the act of embracing their personal stories. Photo by Artur Kraft on Unsplash One of my favorite parts of Medium is the availability of personal stories you can find. These stories cover a vast range of personalities, lifestyles, and experiences. You can find authors … Continue reading Why We Should Start Embracing Our Personal Story