The Beginning is The End

As a child and young adult I never understood the idea of a graduation ceremony being called commencement. Whether it was my high school graduation, or the one for my undergraduate degree, I was typically bereft because of the life I was leaving, and terrified of the unknown in the life to come. I found…

The Total Eclipse

I have a deep fascination with what I do not know. I realize that to be fascinated with what you do not know might leave some of you scratching your heads. It is the part of me that will stop and read every piece of literature on a museum exhibit, or stay for hours gazing…

Peter Pan and the Lost Boy

As a young child my imagination was a terrible thing to waste. Aside from the aforementioned appreciation for Star Wars, at times I was a Swashbuckling Pirate, a Knight of the Round Table, and most of all Tarzan. Playing the role of Tarzan was easy as I had a fairly deep and well developed creek…