What's so unique about it

Existence and Uniqueness

What's unique about me? Nothing really. I just read something here, see something there and then try to relay the message to someone else. Something is always lost in translation. All the great articles, fantastic…

Things Named After Me

Things Named After Me Mealiness Mealtimes Mealworms Mealybugs Meandered Meanderer Meandrous Meaningly Meantimes Meanwhile Measliest Measurers Measuring Meatballs Meatheads Meatiness Mechanics Mechanism Mechanist Mechanize Mechitzas Mechitzot Meclizine Meconiums Medaillon Medalists Medalling Medallion Medallist Medevaced Mediacies…

The Hoi Polloi Scholarship Process – Part II

The PTK Scholarship Process This is a list of the basic short essays that are required to qualify for applying for a scholarship. Mind you, this is just to submit an application and there are…

Crystal Visions

Back down to Earth I just went for a five mile long walk, ostensibly to gather data for my much delayed Environmental Studies class. The truth is far simpler, though my motives far more recondite.…

My College Visit

Firsts for Today The title is misleading because nothing that I did today was a first. What was brand new though was how I conducted myself and the shear fact that I have my own…

Castle Macbeth

Scorpions In My Mind

  Nought's had, all's spent Where our desire is got without content. 'Tis safer to be that which we destroy Than, by destruction, dwell in doubtful joy. Macbeth, Act 3

metamorphosis

Cautious Optimism

Perspective The end of old things and the beginning of new ones. As I approach the one year mark since I had to forego alcohol in favor of life and sanity, it is reasonable (I…

My Gehenna

In the company of misery Another new roommate. Just when I thought the house manager had thrown every sort of imaginable horror at me he went and found this guy. I must be truly wicked…

Uncommon Sense

Common Sense I'm taking a quick break from my Differential Equations homework, hereafter referred to in these pages as simply Diff Eq, to write a little something about a phenomena which has bothered me for…