The Courage To Live Life

Just yesterday, I met two interesting people who I felt were truly courageous in their pursuit of their dreams. I met the first one when I left a Midtown office building. This black woman with a London accent complimented me on my outfit. "Love the shoes," she said with enthusiasm, "love the modern fit of…

The Effect of Losing Existential Angst In Writing My Novel

My novel, as I envision it, is a Bildungsroman structured after the pastoral elegy. It is a portrait of the curious condition of urban loneliness and contains undercurrents of faith. The novel follows Mark, a young salesman who makes barely enough money to purchase bespoke suits. He is anachronistically old-fashioned in a modern world, and…