In a far-too-telling episode of Friends, Joey and Chandler discover that they're suddenly getting a porn channel for free. But then they learn that if they shut off the TV or change the channel, the glitch will fix itself and they'll lose their free porn. So they do the logical thing: keep the porn on … Continue reading Fix Your Eyes, Fix Your Addiction
Addiction isn't something you like, it's something you need. Addiction isn't doing too much of something, it's losing all concept of too much. And it starts in your heart. In order to help people currently going through addictions, I thought I'd share a few stories from my recovery. While they mostly apply to sex addiction, … Continue reading Fix Your Heart, Fix Your Addiction
It's simple: they send you a picture, you write a story about that picture in 1000 words or less. I love a good challenge, so I accepted. It's what they call the Penprints Flash Fiction Dash. Lucky you, my story came out to less than 500 words. Here's the picture they sent me and here's … Continue reading “Away” –for the Penprints Flash Fiction Dash
There's something magical for a writer about looking back at your old works. They're like little time capsules; you don't just read the words you once wrote, you feel the things you once felt. Thanks to this article by Zen Scribbles, I went back and perused an old fanfiction website to see if some of … Continue reading What Was Your First Story?
Sometimes, God just likes to have a little fun. My friends and I had decided to carve our own haunted trail in the woods for Halloween because were teenagers and what else was I going to do with that machete I got from Guatemala? We hacked our way through my friend's girlfriend's parents' wooded backyard, made … Continue reading Machetes, Batteries, and God’s Laughter