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BIO:

Now that you are reading this, I have a very short amount of time and relatively limited space to utilize for the purpose of convincing you that I am someone worth listening to. That my words will benefit you in some way. In short, this little section is supposed to be where I deliver my autobiographical sales pitch.

My writing is not always helpful. It is not always correct or well thought out or inspirational or useful or even very entertaining. Terrible sales pitch, I know.

Writing, for me, is a necessity. Something I have to do. Not because I always enjoy it or even that I consider myself particularly remarkable at it. I do it because if I don’t I am lost.

Writing is therapy.

It is how I muck through my thoughts and sift through the mess. Writing is conflict. Painful, wonderful, necessary conflict.

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To my great surprise and bemusement, I recently placed 2nd in the HubPages HubPatron of the Arts contest for my photography submission, MUSIC OF THE STREET.

A warm thanks to the judges for selecting me and to all of the wonderful hubbers who have offered congratulations and encouragement.

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Creative Writing

The On and On: A Short Story

The Rushing Breath: A Short Story

The Night I Learned Fear

Pecans, Comb Overs, and the Absurd Truth of It All: A Short Story

Walk and Walk

The Creative Struggle

The Junkyard

Moses and the Rose

The Living Place

The Final Sum of All My Wandering Reason

On Feelings of Smallness

The On and On of Things

The Seeping World and the Soaking Heart

unlove

Airplane Hands: A Poem

Life: A Poem

The Two and the Room

Starless - A Collaborative Fiction Project

Starless - Part 7

Starless - Part 10

Starless - Part 14

Starless - Part 18

Starless - Part 22

Starless - Part 26

Literary

A Brief Examination of Shakespeare's The Tempest

A Bief Examination of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream

A Brief Examination of Shakespeare's Macbeth and the Rold of Evil

The Role of Providence in Shakespeare's Hamlet

An Analysis of Kazuo Ishiguro's Remains of the Day

Faith, Christianity, and Social Issues

Should We Consider Genetics in Criminal Culpability?

Why Your Kids Don't Care About God

Understanding God's Wrath

Galilee Feet

Photography

Music of the Street

Helpful

Clothing With a Conscience: Can Shopping Change Lives?

7 of the Best Stories of Discovery

Do Justice. Love Kindness. Walk Humbly.


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