Categories
#ThursdayThoughts Academia comparative literature Dissertation English literary fiction literary nonfiction literature phd quote Thesis writing

The Grandeur of Ordinary Life: James Joyce on Literature About You, Me, And Everyone In Between

What. A. Quote! Now, here we have the a monolith in name, diction, style, form, class, you name it who’s greatest achievement is rekindling the fire of what makes a novel a novel, or bending, no, rewriting the rules of literature and yet despite all that here he is claiming that all he’s written is […]

Categories
#mondaymotivation #ThursdayThoughts #WisdomWednesday Adventure Anthropology Archaeology Art Author Backpacking Blogging Culture featuring Food history Jordan memoir Middle East NaNoWriMo Poetry spiritual tbex Travel travel writing writing

On the Road Less Traveled : A Personal Essay on the Path of Most Resistance and the Adventure That is Life.

Don’t be victimized by the culture of fear. Our planet is waiting to be explored, to reveal it’s secrets to you, to me, to any who dare ask, it will expose you to the raw truths of life. To the quarks of distant cultures and alien tongues. To disgusting foods and delicious cuisines, to dangerous and countless blessings.

Categories
#mondaymotivation #ThursdayThoughts #WisdomWednesday buddhism copywriting education meditation memoir mindfulness naropa university nonfiction ON WRITING patreon Poem poet Poetry success tao te ching taoism the writers life Thought Provoking Travel travel writing travelblog travelblogger traveler true story weekend wisdom writing

Habits of the Mentally Strong: Meditations on Manifesting Your Best Self

Practicing gratitude? Perserverence? Taking Responsibility? These are just a few of the tools for maintaining a strong mind. Check out my newest article for tips of fulfilling your goals. In other news, applying for scholarships and glaring starry eyed towards Naropa University.

Categories
#ThursdayThoughts Adventure Africa Anthropology Arabic Archaeology Art Author backpacker college Confession copywriting crowdfunding crowdsourcing Culture education literary fiction literary nonfiction rough draft scicomm sketch Sketching Sites subscribers success the writers life writing

The Wandering Scholar(ship): College Fund

Travel, adventure, science, paleontology, archaeology, eat, sleep, repeat. Help me reach my goal and return to college and complete my education! To bring passion to the generation of tomorrow and inspire youth today.

Categories
#ThursdayThoughts Adventure Africa Author Authors Book Blog books bookstagram In Another Country: Novel knausgaard literary fiction literary nonfiction literature memoir Middle East Morocco nonfiction The Outsider the writers life travel writing writing

Prologue to a Memoir: A Rough Draft, a Novel, a Working Confesson.

A strange thing happens when you begin to contemplate the end. It’s as if setting such a definitive goal opens the world to endless possibilities: a phone is buzzing,