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Why Time Flies

“If we perceive time’s passage, it’s because we perceive change, and for us to perceive change, the time must be somehow filled; an empty duration alone won’t stimulate our awareness. So what fills it? Simply, us”…

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5 Replies · Reply by Grant Meiners Oct 2

Wild

“The thing about hiking the Pacific Crest Trail, the thing that was so profound to me that summer-- and yet also, like most things so very simple--was how few choices I had and how often I had to do the thing I least wanted to do.…

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4 Replies · Reply by William Polking Sep 22

Fiend

“Every fucking epiphany and realization and coded message all tell me the same thing: I need to get clean” (3).

Chase Daniels and Typewriter John are your typical meth heads. They sit around and smoke…

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5 Replies · Reply by Levi Shield May 11, 2016

The Blind Side

The blind side is a biography that was written by Michael Lewis. The book tells the story of Michael Lewis and what he went through during his childhood and young adulthood. Michael Oher was living in a really bad neighborhood and…

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2 Replies · Reply by Corey Fennell May 11, 2016

The Sound of Gravel

“Lisa said she loved being a mother and that she was grateful to be the caretaker of the beautiful spirits the Lord had sent her. Then she thanked Him for giving her a good, righteous man to father her children. “After all,” she…

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5 Replies · Reply by Kylee Van Veen May 10, 2016

Modern Romance

“To be specific, I now see that our ideas about two things—”searching” and “the right person”—are completely different from what they used to be. Which means our expectations about how courtship works are too.” (12)…

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2 Replies · Reply by Bryce Widdel May 10, 2016