Category: Writing

In the back of my mind, I had been thinking all day what I was going to write next. Sometimes when I am reading on a train, sometimes listening to a podcast, occasionally bopping my head to music thumping through my headphones, sometimes when I am walking along minding my own business thinking about my […]

MacBook Pro, white ceramic mug,and black smartphone on table

“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” ― Maya Angelou, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings   The alarm went off like a thundering smack to my pleasant dream. I turned my smartphone over to hit the snooze button on the glowing screen. In my weariness, I was unsure […]

When I hand write anything I prefer using the Lamy Fountain pen over any other writing utensil. Left-Handed Confession I’m left-handed. I’m not a great hand writer. I prefer typing tenfold over handwriting. My handwriting is hard to read. I have found it challenging to handwrite in a world which celebrates the English language from […]

Picture of a Typewriter and Lamp on a Desk.

If you don’t have a passion for writing, then you’re wasting your time. Writing static words put next to each other is for the technical writers. If you’re not writing clear and concise instructions, then you are not writing with passion. Write with a passion for finding your voice. What Do I Mean? What does […]

Picture of the iPad attached to the Brydge Keyboard

The Brydge Keyboard is one of the most gorgeous designed iPad keyboard accessories. It’s also one of the worse. With its patented hinge design, one can recreate a laptop experience while using their iPad. But Brydge’s lackluster Bluetooth technology leaves one frustrated and upset. Imagine a scenario where you tap a key only to find […]

It’s a challenge to write. Every morning waking up with the determination to write. Or getting home after work to devote time to writing. Or to crawling into bed so you can write for a short moment before going to sleep. No matter when you do writing it’s always a challenge. A challenge to be […]

This past week I experienced something I never experienced before on Medium. A  successful and popular article . Cue the confetti. In this article, I will detail every methodical step I took to achieve sheer popularity on Medium. How I received acceptance from my fellow writers. I will write how this validation finally made me […]

Scene from Trumbo (2015) film.

5:30 AM. I creep out of bed fighting the urge to crawl back in. Resisting the urge to snuggle between the warm sheets. Fighting the urge to keep my head resting on my fluffy pillow. Instead, I shuffle my way toward the bathroom where I take to pee and take a shower. I let the […]

Picture of two hands typing on a typewriter.

I stopped writing for a long time because I focused on perfection. Instead of filling an empty page with content. I filled it with my frustration. I had already written a novel. So far my first and only book. Every time I tried to write something else I would get stuck. I stopped because of […]