Student Loan Planning (Scenario 1)

Alrighty, I’ve been ruminating about this topic for weeks. After undergraduate was paid for by scholarships and parental units, I’m now taking on substantial loans for graduate school to leverage myself towards my future career. I have two more years of school, so two more … Read More

Be Still

His world is spinning. He reaches out for the wall, but he still feels like he is falling and braces to brake his inertia. Gravity imperceptibly tugs him down to all fours. His façade of steady breathing is internally betrayed by the hammering in his chest … Read More

The First Thing He Remembers

  Her hair is always the first thing he remembers. Dark brown, thick and well-kept but lively with gentle waves and curls. He begins to follow the rhythmic bob and weave of the locks. It’s all he can remember now, though he presses on, hoping … Read More

The White Whale of Travel Credit Cards

The Chase Sapphire Reserve As a grad student right now accruing tens of thousands of dollars of debt, I have little surplus money to spend on travel and taking out more loan money seems like a dangerous precedent to set. However, my travel itch is incessant … Read More

Respite of the Ocean

He sits on the beach looking out on the quiet ocean. Only the lightly clouded sun and the gentle, subtle, roar of the beach bound waves to keep him company. He goes for a stroll down the ever pliable sand; toes gripping and legs fighting … Read More

USDA: Cutting through the Fat

As a burgeoning young healthcare professional, I’ve always been curious about the American public’s state of health. We’ve all heard the statistics. As a nation about 1/3 of adults are overweight and 1/3 are obese. Truly astounding and no doubt has profound impacts on our nation … Read More

Start Here

Hello! My name is Sam. PT student, adventurer and chronic machinator. Glad to have you here. For those who need an explanation of the blog name: “A”: used as a function word before singular nouns when the referent is unspecified  and before number collectives and some … Read More