Twelve years ago felt like a lifetime ago. My career was different, my thoughts were different. Where I thought my future was going, never happened. I was a pharmaceutical chemist working for one of the biggest pharmaceutical companies in the world. I had what I like to call now a “good on paper,” job. One…Read More
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The New Year Blues: A Personal Account of How 2023 Lacks Originality, and How I plan to Fix it
Stuck on Last Year As I am writing this, it’s the end of February 2023. This year is officially in swing. It’s no longer socially acceptable to say “Happy New Year.” And we all should be used to 2023 now, right? Well, I’m not there yet. I feel like it’s still 2022 for some reason.…Read More
Prologue to a Writer’s Future
From the mundane to the momentous, choices of varying degrees shape and mold our daily lives. Eventually the culmination of substantial accumulation takes hold and we must deal with the totality of our decisions. There was a specific period in my life in which I made several choices that steered me in a wayward direction.…Read More
Could your job be the reason why you can’t lose weight?
Do you LOVE your job? Your career? Where you go everyday (or what you do everyday, for those of us working from home)? There was a time where I did NOT. I dreaded each day. I dreaded the long commute. I dreaded being at a job that I did not feel like my managers cared about…Read More