Year: 2019

  • Reflections


    The following is a work of fiction. Any resemblance to any person or place is unintentional. “You seem much calmer lately; much more relaxed. What’s changed?” she asked. I was a bit flippant in my response. “I’ve stopped worrying about everything. We’re all going to die someday; it’s just a question of when, so why…

  • Overthinking Things

    Overthinking Things

    Many people overthink because they are scared of the future, and what could potentially go wrong. “Because we feel vulnerable about the future, we keep trying to solve problems in our head,”

  • Fear of Flying

    Fear of Flying

    I was driving down the road the other day and I saw a tiny house fly hanging onto the outside of my driver side window. His little wings were flapping furiously as he struggled to cling onto the window. I wondered why it was so important for him to hang on – he had wings,…

  • Gaming the System

    Gaming the System

    Call it using a loophole, or exploiting a vulnerability – it’s all just another way to “game the system”.