Jake's Blog

Inspired by writers whose words become my own

To write is to risk. It is creation just as tangible a product as a painting or sculpture. I've found inspiration, solace and hope in the writings of those who risked. It occurs to me that as we read a poem or an essay that has found renown - we see only the words presented by the author.…
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Creating the life we’ve always imagined

A principle I hold true is that one of the key purposes of life is to be happy - to find true joy. I don't know about everybody else - but saying "no" to that rootbeer float calling my name from the fridge every night isn't getting any easier. The problem with rootbeer floats and so…
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