Tag: Personal Development

Is Graduate School Right For Me?

You may have asked yourself this question at some point in your life. Perhaps you are in your early twenties, well on your way to your bachelor’s degree. Or maybe you have been out of college for years and want more from your life. Whatever the reason, it’s a big question to ask. Education Inflation

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On Burning Bridges…

We’ve all done things we’re not proud of. Sometimes the past feels like some inescapable monster in a dream where you keep running and running but don’t get anywhere. Thinking about the shameful way we treated others may be enough to make us sick, so we push those thoughts so far down that we pretend

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Words of Wisdom | Stephen King | Persistence Of Memory

“Writers remember everything…especially the hurts. Strip a writer to the buff, point to the scars, and he’ll tell you the story of each small one. From the big ones you get novels. A little talent is a nice thing to have if you want to be a writer, but the only real requirement is the

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Never Know Your Heroes

“Be who you thought your heroes were when you were little.” – P. N. The things that inspire us in life greatly shape the kind of people we become. There are certain icons and celebrities, or maybe even family members, that we consider our heroes. We look up to them, use them as our standard,

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Sunday Pep Talk | Winter Blues

As I write this, the weather outside plays at false spring. The sun is shining, the skies are endlessly blue, whipped with an occasional white cloud that moves by quickly and without threat. Earlier it was raining. Tomorrow it will be snowing. The winter months can be depressing. Shorter days and lack of sunlight bring

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