Writing makes me painfully aware that most of life isn’t preserved by words or images or sounds.
Between one and ten, with ten being unbearably painful, how much does it hurt to be a writer? Today, it was about a six. Enough to grit my teeth and … Continue reading Day 20 [Reflection]: Sinking Below Good Enough
This morning was a dream come true. I actually woke up before my alarm went off at 5 AM. Granted I didn’t spring in to action but lying in my … Continue reading [Day 9][Weird Fitness]: Training Like My Protagonist
I know there’s a billion articles that evangelize self-care, positive thinking, and optimism, but to be honest–optimism and being positive can be F***ing Toxic sometimes. In the beginning of building … Continue reading [Day 1]: “Optimism and Positivity Can be F***ing Toxic”
Today was supposed to be “Day 1” of a brand new daily routine but like so many others, the change I’m looking for it seems is going to begin with … Continue reading [Day 0]: “Everything here feels like it should’ve been gotten rid of yesterday.”
I guess you could say that I am a sucker for a good transformation story. My name is Khan [con], I am a writer, designer and programmer. This blog started … Continue reading New Man, New Reason, Same Blog
It was a cold Fresno morning and I had overslept by about half an hour when I slithered out of bed. For someone who is insistent on waking up early, … Continue reading Two Older Ladies Bought Me Coffee
How to avoid the pitfalls and the pain of negativism.