The Upward Spiral

Yesterday I sat in my last final, filling out a scantron that will likely be my last. It hadn't settled in yet, but 20 minutes from that moment I completed college. As I bubbled in my info I couldn't help but think back to a Psychology 100 final I took over 4 years ago in…

Social Storm

No matter what you do--bad, good, or indifferent--there will be a critic. Recognize them for what they are and move the fuck on with your life. There is no way to understand why the haters and the trolls are out there doing what they do, and there's really no real reason that it matters. What…

Back Down the Rabbit Hole

The last few months have been a tedious struggle to get back on my feet, emotionally and physically. With my body partly broken, and no financial stability whatsoever, I was forced to invest my time into things other than climbing for the first time in years. I  spent time in the water, running trails and…

Here’s a Fish

A fish, and a boy peering down into its mouth. What could it mean? I never really thought much about the meaning of this statue. I just always knew that very few people in the city know of it and its whereabouts, and I always thought it would be an awesome shot. So when Cooper…