Category: Essays

Essays about life, adventures, observations, frivolities. Maybe even flash fiction of story blurbs if I feel so inclined.

I am the Writer
Essays Humor

I am the Writer

Reading Time: 3 minutes I am the Walrus John Lennon The Writer John Lennon penned this iconic song, in part, as a response to all the time and energy people were spending trying to decipher meaning from the Beatles music. So I thought that would be a humorous, and hopefully catchy, title and lead image. For, “I am the […]

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Lake Effect
Adventures Essays

Lake Effect

Reading Time: 4 minutes The lake effect is most commonly associated with the weather. Here in Ohio, we have wind chill factors in the winter, the heat index in the summer, and the lake effect. When the weather forecast indicates this condition, we shudder and buckle down because rough weather is coming, especially for those living near the lake. […]

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storytelling
Essays On Writing

Storytelling

Reading Time: 2 minutes “Live the full life of the mind, exhilarated by new ideas, intoxicated by the Romance of the unusual.” Earnest Hemingway Storytelling is integral to almost all civilizations and peoples. They can be for entertainment but are often designed to teach truths and convey those things that are important to the tellers and their audiences. These […]

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