My Story Index
I have seen several people compile all of their Medium stories into a Table of Contents or Index, and it seemed like a great idea. I decided to follow suit.
All of my articles are organized by topic below to make it easier to find the pieces that might interest you.
I will update this Index as I post new articles.
Things I Have Learned From Living With Scoliosis
Six lessons I learned the hard way that will hopefully make the scoliosis journey of others a little easier
The Difficulties of Living With an Invisible Affliction
Yes, younger people can have medical issues too.
Being Young Doesn’t Automatically Equal Being Healthy
We need to give this stereotype the boot.
I’m Taking a Mental Health Break
Here’s what I’ve learned on my six-week hiatus from reality.
So You’ve Been Deemed An Essential Worker … Now What?
What it’s really like to work as a grocery store employee during a global pandemic.
Welcome to the Pandemic Life
How living through a global pandemic has altered our perception of “normal.”
A Year in the Life: Pandemic Style
Reflecting on how the Covid-19 pandemic forever altered our lives over the past year
Working in Retail
Are Self-Checkout Machines Evil Incarnate?
Six reasons why self-serve stations may not be as bad as you think they are.
The Customer is Not Always Right
Five reasons why the antiquated cliche needs to disappear for good.
Tales From the Self-Checkout Station
10 common misconceptions that keep me frequently entertained at work
What Ever Happened to Consideration for Others?
We’re living in a “me first” society, and it needs to go.
Everyone Deserves to Earn a Living Wage
Minimum wage employees are not lesser human beings.
The Unexpected Benefits of Writing
Some surprising things I’ve discovered during my first three months of writing.
We Are Not Okay
A poem to express my current feelings as an essential worker during the pandemic.
Why Do People Enjoy the Horror Genre?
Random musings I gathered from watching The Haunting of Hill House.
7 Reasons Why Rob Benedict is the Greatest Celebrity You’ll Ever Meet
In honor of his 50th birthday
GISH — Blessing or curse?
What is GISH, you ask? On the surface, it’s a week-long international scavenger hunt in which teams compete to complete…
Rediscovering the Christmas Spirit
I have reignited the spark, and it feels terrific.