If This Is Really It, This Is Starting Over…

“Hit me last night like a ton of bricks,if this is really it, this is starting overThere’s no should’ve, could’ve, would’ve said this, done that, no turning back, no more I wondersNo harm done, no hard feelings,maybe some other time but gives me some peace of mindIf that was the end of the ride, I’m getting […]

What’s So Funny ‘Bout…?

  “What’s so funny ’bout peace, love, and understanding?”   If I’m truthful, I could answer that question; it’s not that there’s anything funny about peace, love, and understanding, but there’s definitely something funny about the situations surrounding them. First off, peace will never happen unless people stand up for the right thing, and not the thing […]

“We Know What They Don’t Know. We See What They Can’t See…”

-“Benny & Joon,” Genuine and Counterfeit, William Beckett (out August 20th) This week has been madness. Pure, and utter mayhem. Warped Tour on Sunday, added with all the editing I have to do, plus the interviews and reviews, plus school, and normal life? Sleep Deprived is my new name, and Insomnia is my other half. I guess […]

Back From The Road: Part 2–“Letter To The President”

  Following a very inspirational trip to Wilmington (seriously–wrote two sets of song lyrics on the drive), with a quick stop in Virginia, we made it to L’argo, Maryland. We checked in to the hotel, got situated, and I went down to the pool, desperate to move my muscles in some form. After swimming 210 […]

Hammers & Strings, Gears & Things (an Email From The Past, an Idea For The Future)

Trying to write. Cheers to that! My mind is finally moving with ideas. The gears are turning and I’m losing sleep thinking of it all. It all hit yesterday, like a train on a track. There is a contest I have been wanting to enter, which requires me to do a cover of a song, […]

Closing The Door To Open a Window (Hopefully)

  Last week, I got a call from the college I was supposed to be attending and they were talking about returning the money my mom had already paid, as well as whether or not I was certain I wouldn’t be attending. “We want you to have all the necessary information in order to make […]

Who I Am Hates Who I’ve Been (And, Yet…)

“I’m ready to be sure I never become that way again’cause who I am hates who I’ve been.Who I am hates who I’ve been.” -Relient K, “Who I Am Hates Who I’ve Been” April has not been easy. In fact, I dare say it has been one of the more challenging months (though 2013 isn’t […]