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Revisiting “Analysis of Under the Veils in Casablanca”

Revisiting “Analysis of Under the Veils in Casablanca”

           I regard my article on Non-Combat PTSD, my poem, and my short story as my best “published” work to date. However, I sometimes include my undergrad take on the April 2000 Salon article about international differences of gender dynamics. At the time, I did not understand feminism as much as I do now. But I…

Once again, a new start.

Once again, a new start.

           To be honest, that image up there (and others in this entry) wasn’t really what inspired me to write this. It was a rando post on Linkedin from the many writing companies I “follow” but don’t actively engage (sigh). Whatever the case, it does encapsulate how I felt when I decided to repurpose my old…

Brandman and Beyond

Brandman and Beyond

A Critical Reflection on my academic experience at Brandman University Introduction George Washington said, “Discipline is the soul of an army.  It makes small numbers formidable; procures success to the weak, and esteem to all.” When I was younger, I must admit I didn’t have much discipline to continue anything, whether it was a job,…

Racial Profiling:  How Is This Still A Thing?

Racial Profiling: How Is This Still A Thing?

If you’re familiar with HBO’s Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, you might be familiar with a segment they call, “How Is This Still A Thing?”  They ponder the continuing existence of questionable holidays, customs, and trends such as Columbus Day, Daylight Savings Time, and (groan)… So, allow me to contribute a short but equally…

It’s been a while, hasn’t it?

It’s been a while, hasn’t it?

It sure has. Why’d I take so long to write something here?  The short answer:  life. The long answer:  It seems between my cuckoo aspirations of becoming a journalist/author/YouTuber/all-around artistic douche and well, my cuckoo life now, I’ve come to some conclusions. I’m never gonna be a writer.  Scratch that, I’m never gonna be the…

My Tirade on Education…and whether it matters or not.

My Tirade on Education…and whether it matters or not.

Featured image from article on Don Miyada by Angry Asian man Original article here from my Medium.com webpage So, my first day attending Liberal Arts Core Foundations class in Brandman University, I was told to free-write about education using this prompt: “Education is not bucket of shit you fill up. It’s lighting a fire under your ass.”…

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