Poem: Starlight

  Disclaimer: I used to write "songs" in middle/early high school, and while I'm not exactly/at all a pop star today, I was digging through some old files and found something I thought might resonate for some of you. Excerpted below. (If you're Diddy and you're reading this, please see my about me page to [...]

Essay: I understand

Free write, 500 words; featured on CompanyONE "Stories" blog   I don’t know you, but I understand. I understand what it is to be different, the kind of different that the world doesn’t notice; the kind of different that’s overshadowed by a pretty face and the seeming normality of your friends and family, the mainstream-nature [...]