The Ant and the Grasshopper

One day there was an ant 🐜 collecting food. He and his family worked hard collecting food every year before winter. “Hey Ben, what you up to today”. Ben looked back at him, “Really, you know what I’m doing, collecting food, you comedian. Are you that bored, I know what you can do?”. Anthony looked …

Journey of the Mind: The Blame Game

I recently got my psych evaluation. I will not divulge the full eval but I can tell you I have situational Anxiety to the point of Mania and Depression. When I heard this report I was like, “Yea, that makes sense”. So who did this to me? Who helped me to be like this? How …

Journey of the Mind: Long road to recovery

Pic of character owned by marvel About a year ago I wrote a piece about suicide, inspired by a father who came and talked to the students at the school I work at. Since then my life has not been a fairy tale. It has been a roller coaster with twist turns loops and I …

Another Look: Gemini Man

During Covid 2: Rollercoaster, the sequel to Covid 1: Toilet Paper Crisis, I had a minute to watch some movies. I didn’t before because of work or just total lack of movie selections. I remember being at home during Covid 1, it was … interesting. Now that the numbers of cases have gone up and …

Memoirs of my Mess ups: Special

You’re not a hero because you have super powers its because of what you do with those powers – Captain America  Recently I have been trying to figure out myself. My wife has been asking me “Hey, why do you do that?” I find it a problem that I really don’t know why I do …

Memoirs of my Mess ups: Purpose

I messed up enough so you don’t have to We are in some crazy times. I work in education as an Aide in physical education. I work in what I was meant to do, teaching. I have a knack for reaching a child, even the ones labeled as difficult. I help special needs kids do …

Memoirs of my Mess Ups: School and Education

I messed up enough so you don’t have to  Growing up, school was always a struggle for me. Sitting there at a desk for hours. You probably thought that first line was over the top. Think about it. On average a kid sits at a desk for 40 min a class. Now let’s start in …