Why do we dream? (from a mostly non-scientific viewpoint)

Some people have them, some people don't.  At times they can be so vivid we are entirely immersed into them, other times we can't remember them at all.  So for something that varies so much, what exactly is the purpose of dreaming? I'm certainly no scientist and tend to consider myself on the more philosophical … Continue reading Why do we dream? (from a mostly non-scientific viewpoint)

Your Lack of Success is Inspiring

Inspiration is something we all seek out at times.  Today I offer you a slightly off-the-wall idea for where to find your next form of it.  People can be inspired by artwork, music, celebrities, and countless other things.  But one place that I've been finding myself getting inspired by recently has surprised me- the lack … Continue reading Your Lack of Success is Inspiring

Seattle from the perspective of a small town Ohioan

Cornfields. I’ll see 10+ on any given drive I take to somewhere. It’s comforting in a way, the familiarity. But it also leaves you wondering about the other side of things, what else is out there? I’m by no means a “farm raised kid” but at the same time this is the environment I was … Continue reading Seattle from the perspective of a small town Ohioan

Our Dictionary of Understanding

Even if we all spoke the same language, say English just for this example, we would often find ourselves still struggling to make others understand the meaning behind our words. And it’s for one reason- we all have different ways of interpreting someone else’s words. Before I dive right into it let me give you … Continue reading Our Dictionary of Understanding