The Mall You Grow Old With

I leaned against the back tinted glass of our family’s mini van, 3 Doors Down blasted through my headphones as I watched the telephone poles race against a sea of empty plowed fields.  From time to time we’d cross some small town like ours,  the desirability easily noted by the fluctuated Motel 6 room rates… Read More

End of an Era: Ringling Bros. To Close Its Final Curtain

It was announced yesterday that the Ringling Brothers Circus is to close that final curtain before the start of summer.   The cause they say are many things; show attendance and the trouble caused by PETA to name two. Thank You PETA: slowly destroying my childhood one magical memory at a time. When we moved to… Read More

Success is Possible without a Degree

My time and experience at Texas Tech University was the most enlightening and eye opening period of my life as I learned to think deeper and for myself.   I was fortunate enough to have a stellar retail job I loved throughout my college career so that once I graduated (although I didn’t land one local… Read More