pieces of my world: part 12

  What is your most favorite smell/scent? I like the smell of fresh-cut grass, and summer breezes. The scent of a fresh new autumn in golden woodlands. Cinnamon and apples baking in a pie. The smell of the salty ocean, and of freshly fallen snow. The odor of clean dirt and the smell of fog…

advice from someone who doesn’t know what he’s talking about: part 3: the plot thickens

Anybody remember the "Big 3" that I posted about a while back? Were you hoping I had forgotten? Sorry to disappoint, but I'm back and I still remember this ridiculous string of posts I started, all about advice on writing. (Can two posts be called a string? I guess it's 3 now. 3 can be…

fools

These fools think I am all alone, listening to my music as I write in my notebook. I sit all alone, but I am not lonely. I debate philosophy with Plato and Aristotle. I invent with Leonardo, Ben, and Thomas. I discuss war and tactics with Sun Tzu and Niccolo. I delve deep into the…

the wintertime blues

Several people throughout my life have told me that I have seasonal depression. Basically, it's where you get depressed during the winter. Less sun, colder, and generally more stormy weather, winter is just not as much fun. My mom felt I suffered from seasonal depression. She wanted to (and did) put in giant lights in my room, so…