My passion in life is to create, specifically to create through writing and through playing music. Headphone Nation is just one of the many outlets that I use to create, and I would like to share with you some of the other outlets of my work.
Original Short Fiction
One of my favorite non-music hobbies is to write short fiction, and I’ve been fortunate enough to have some of my own work published.
“My Best Friend is a Robot”
Written for the So It Goes: A Tribute to Kurt Vonnegut collection from Perpetual Motion Machine Publishing. This story is about a sad man who built himself a friend, and the result is a sad yet humorous analysis of the human condition that Vonnegut mastered.
Written for the special 2013 April Fool’s edition of Skive Magazine. A story of an ill-mannered man who wins more money that he knows what to do with it and what he spends it all on.
Written for the website 50-Word Stories in which I wrote a story that is, you guessed it, 50 words. A story about what happens when you don’t read the terms and conditions…
This short poem was written for Beyond Imagination Digital Literary Magazine, Issue 1.
A reflection piece I wrote for my Semester At Sea Spring 2014 voyage about the joys of travel and the many transformations we go through when we travel and when we come home.
A reflection piece I wrote in honor of the one year anniversary of the end of my Semester At Sea voyage. What do we do when the wanderlust is gone?