compassion |kəmˈpaSHən| noun sympathetic pity and concern for the sufferings or misfortunes of others: the victims should be treated with compassion. on behalf of the world, here is an apology for the words that have been spewed for when the color difference in our clasped hands was pointed out amidst cackles for when you were [...]


Investing in Space Piracy: A How To Guide {short story}

Hello Readers, I've been taking a Creative Writing course with Northstar Academy at the tail end of the summer and I really enjoy the assignments we have. One of them was to write a short story and we were given very loose rules for it, so this is what I came up with. Because space + pirates [...]

Listen To Your Parents So You Don’t Become Like Me

Hello Readers, Well, I was going to write a post a couple days back, but then I was physically unable to. How so, you ask? Well, my left hand was out of commission. What'd I do to my hand? How did I do whatever I did? Well, let me explain. Eh, what the heck? I'll [...]

the scars i chose for myself – a poem

Hello Readers, Today I wanted to share a freeform poem I wrote based off of a person I met at church. I always enjoy hearing people's stories, and this person had an interesting tattoo to go with their story. It was one of those things that are just begging to be written. the scars i [...]

I’m Not Enough and That’s A Good Thing

Hello Readers, Something I've been thinking about lately is a personal battle of mine. I'm sure that many of you feel this struggle I'm about to describe, but even if you don't, it still can be applicable. I'm good at borrowing guilt, or "borrowing depravity". I will feel guilty about things I have never done [...]