A Few of My Favorite Things

A collection



A short personal narrative. One of my favorite writings thus far, and one of my most popular Medium pieces.

Another personal narrative about trying to find my voice as a youngster.

A personal tale about my father’s sister (that neither he nor I would ever meet).

I wrote this as a story for my baby niece. But it’s appropriate for all ages.

Another creative nonfiction piece about a geographical identity crisis.


Ya’ll seem to think I’m a poet (my profile was listed on Medium’s “Poetry” tab once.) I’m very honored, truly. But it’s still a bit funny, because before Medium, I wrote like two poems. In my entire life. If I had to choose some of my favorite Medium poems, these would probably be them: