The Get Honest Project: Rediscovering My Voice

I've shied away from this calling for too long. Since I was a child, I've been drawn to the way language can create other worlds, how it transmits untold messages, and how it can become most anything at all. It's moldable and fluid. It was the hiding place I used to run to when other … Continue reading The Get Honest Project: Rediscovering My Voice

The Get Honest Project: I Am a Sponge (and so are you!)

Truth be told, we aren't always as complicated as we make ourselves seem. Many things in life, in fact, are quite simple although we like to complicate them. So today, I thought I'd make a comparison between us and something very simple: sponges. By nature, we can be very similar;┬ámuch like sponges in water, we … Continue reading The Get Honest Project: I Am a Sponge (and so are you!)

The Get Honest Project: Recognizing My Flaws

If you're not completely familiar with me and who I am, then you may not know that I was once a competitive gymnast. Gymnastics was my life, and I truly did love the sport. However, it brought out a side in me that I've been trying to combat ever since: that of a perfectionist. On … Continue reading The Get Honest Project: Recognizing My Flaws

Writer’s Oasis: Write. It. Down.

Have you ever had a really good idea? You know, the kind that makes you feel all excited and motivated to make things happen? The kind that just brightens your entire your day and makes you think completely positively? Yeah, those are the best. However, I for one always seem to think I'm going to … Continue reading Writer’s Oasis: Write. It. Down.