Me And Tea Part 2: Travel Mugs

If you were to go into my apartment, and open a certain cupboard, you’d see a shelf full of travel mugs and water bottles. Other people collect stamps, or TV show memorabilia. I collect water bottles and travel mugs. I don’t purchase them as collectors items or anything. I drink out of them. I find…
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Of Bedtime Stories And Solar Eclipses

I have been waiting pretty much my whole life thus far to see a solar eclipse. This isn’t just due to an interest in astronomy. In fact, I’d say I owe my interest in the eclipse to “Wishbone,” my parents, and an early love of reading. Like any 90s kid, I grew up with “The Cat…
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Adulting Status: Unsweetened Hot Tea

I used to dread being invited to a coffee shop. any coffee shop. I do not tolerate coffee well. I just can’t handle that much caffeine. As such, the only times I’ve ever drunk it were when I had purposely decided to stay up all night. As I ended up feeling pretty sick after each…
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I Am Not A Child Prodigy

I have heard stories — and even gotten to write a few stories — about remarkable children. Kids who have started their own companies, kids who design their own video games. One of my favorite books, “Eragon,” was written when the author was a teenager. As a child, I wanted of the kids who got to be…
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‘I Wanna Be Just Like You!’

When I was little, I thought my parents were the greatest parents in the world, as most kids do. My parents had no fault.s They knew everything, and between them could do everything. I wanted to be just like them someday. The older I’ve gotten, the more I’ve realized that my parents are not, in…
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