I have been a passionate reader for years, beginning with Harry Potter and continuing through Lord of the Rings, Game of Thrones, and Shantaram, resulting in a positive library of books stored in my bedroom closet. In high school, my love for reading transferred into a love and passion for writing - I've been writing nonstop since, creating short stories, poems, book drafts, and of course, a wide variety and quantity of articles (including blog posts and journalistic articles). 

I love to write. 

"You must stay drunk on writing so reality cannot destroy you."
--Ray Bradbury

Here is some of my favorite content. 

Jeremy Piven: ‘We’re All Storytellers’

Jeremy Piven, the Golden Globe and Emmy award-winning actor, was first pulled onto the stage and into the world of acting at a young age, through his parents’ theatre company. “I was very lucky and I was privileged and let me explain that privilege. We were technically — on paper — living below the poverty line, and yet I was incredibly rich because I was allowed to go on stage and create and improvise,” Piven said. “My parents had this theatre called the Piven Theatre, which still exists. And

Lee DeWyze Interview: On Intention and Purpose in Songwriting and ‘Ghost Stories’

Lee DeWyze’s career as a singer-songwriter skyrocketed in 2010 when he began competing on American Idol’s ninth season. Soon after securing his golden ticket, he emerged as a frontrunner in the competition, going on to perform stunning renditions of “The Boxer,” by Simon & Garfunkel; “Simple Man,” by Lynyrd Skynyrd and “Hallelujah,” by Leonard Cohen. At the end of May 2010, DeWyze was declared the winner of the ninth season of American Idol, released his first record with RCA Records — Live It U

Shinedown Interview: Brent Smith on Songwriting, Smith & Myers, and Upcoming Record

The hard rock band Shinedown was formed in Florida in 2001 and has gone on to release six studio albums and find a high level of mainstream success. The group has the most number-one singles on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Chart out of any other band, with 16 number one tracks. Every single the group has ever released has charted in the top 5 on that same chart. Recently, Billboard ranked Shinedown number 1 on their Greatest of All Time Mainstream Rock Artists chart. In 2020, frontman Brent Smi