Ray Bradbury’s Summer Flower

Reading Time: 2 minutes This reminded me of a science fiction story called “All Summer In A Day” by Ray Bradbury. It’s about a class of students who live on Venus where it rains all day and the sun comes out only for an hour every seven years. The only one of these students that remembers sunshine is Margot.

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A 10 Day Cure For The Unhappy Mind

Reading Time: 13 minutes Stop being a stupid !@%*! and do something about it. Calling myself increasing worse things used to be my crude way of dealing with anxiety, before I could admit to myself self that I actually had anxiety. As it goes with most short-sighted solutions, I paid the price of using mental self-flagellation to get shit

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Impostor Syndrome: The Simple Reason We Experience It

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Reading Time: 4 minutes Impostor Syndrome can be anxiety provoking but it is also very natural. Fortunately, it’s cure is simple and just as it’s natural.

WP Game: Photos That Inspired You to be a Photographer

Reading Time: 4 minutes A game where photographers share the pictures that they took or saw that made them want to be a photographer.

Ditching Google For Real World Creatve Inspiration

Reading Time: 4 minutes I decided to ditch typing in keywords in google and went looking for creative inspiration where it all started for me. Art Hop!

Six Weeks Vision Board Using Pinterest

Reading Time: 2 minutes Pinterest is perfect for creating an evolving vision board. Though they are typically used for long term planning, I decided to create a six week vision board using Pinterest.

[Blog Update] Chapter 5 And 6 Complete

Reading Time: 2 minutes This morning I finished the sixth chapter of my book. With a combination of work, business, my brother’s wedding, and my own anxiety I haven’t felt like writing. Turns out all I had to do was get sick for my inspiration to come back. It also brought me to the realization that I like parts

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[Announcement] I’m No Longer Doing Blogtober

Reading Time: < 1 minute I realized today that I am backsliding again. Hi, I’m Khan Shadid and I push my luck until I end up crashing into a wall. When I blogged for thirty days straight LAST MONTH it was prove to myself that I was committed to blogging. I believe I have done that. My focus now is

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[Blogtober] [Photography]- “The Fate of All Young Men”

Reading Time: 2 minutes A month ago I visited some friends in Sacramento and visited the Crocker Art Museum with a friend of mine. We had been friends a long while but over the last few years we had both become occupied by our lives. Him with starting a family and me, returning to school. We reconnected once we

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