New Book Release: Armageddon

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Isn’t it intriguing how the word “humanity” is used to describe virtue, and yet, human beings are notorious for ultimately destroying just about everything we touch? 

Exhibit A: Mother Earth.

Exhibit B: Each other.

There’s no denying it — human beings are curious creatures.  For a species which perpetually glorifies goodness, we tend to do an awful lot of crooked things.  Still, the question remains: are human beings plagued by evil, or are we actually the plague in ourselves?  

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Paige VanZant: My Hero[ine]

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author blogPaige VanZant is the she-hero I never knew I needed in my life.

Let me start off by saying that I know I’ve only been posting [and tweeting] about my creative writing ventures lately.  Right now, however, I want to talk about the other half of my life: Mixed Martial Arts (known, for short, as MMA).

I’m still in the early[ish] stages of my training, of course.  But, that doesn’t mean MMA isn’t a huge part of my life.  In fact, when I’m not writing, eating, sleeping, showering, or driving, I’m at the gym training with my coach or on my own.

That’s why, today, instead of blogging about poetry, fiction, or my own personal angst, I want to talk about the hero[ine] I discovered fighting at the very top of the MMA universe: Paige VanZant.

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