Welcome to part 3 of my Nicknames and Aliases series. This entry is about the struggle between your business and you. This step might be unnecessary for many people particularly if you only have your hand in one cookie jar, so to speak. But let’s go back to a previous example I gave about a… Read More Nicknames and Aliases: Business and Persona
I was invited out by fellow photographer Jim Metrisin yesterday to check out some locations. Our plan was to go towards The Flats near downtown Cleveland, but thanks to Ohio’s notorious reputation for insane amounts of construction work we ended up on quite a few detours. I didn’t have very many expectations for where we… Read More A Drive Around Industry
Picking and sticking to a name is hard. Particularly if you have your hands busy in many different projects. In general, your username/alias/nickname will follow you no matter what you undertake and no matter how much you try to separate the different aspects of your life. This can be a little frustrating at times and… Read More Nicknames and Aliases: Sticking To It
In early June of 2015 I set out for a trip nearly across the country on a solo trip to the deserts of Arizona. I had made an attempt to find a travel companion but due to time constraints and work limitations I was unable to find anyone. Many of my friends and family members… Read More First Time in the Desert
It’s officially spring time and that means gardening season has started. In this post I am going to discuss the steps I am following to create my indoor garden as well as what plants I picked and why. One of the main reasons your indoor plants probably die is because you were not actually prepared… Read More Starting My Indoor Plants
About a year ago, I stood in a parking lot chatting with a friend as we mutually made our way to our cars. We were laughing and catching up after a long time of not seeing each other when a man came walking towards us. Neither my friend nor I thought anything of it until… Read More Racism Isn’t Always About Race.
Bob, John, Becky, Sam, and Jen; these are all common nicknames and the most common form to find a nickname. Shortening the given name of someone who has a long name has long been a sign of causal conversation which has become almost customary in our culture. We now enter classrooms and work forces being… Read More Nicknames and Aliases: Picking a Name