Author Archives: Taylor B Woolsey

On Emojis, Hieroglyphs, and Social Disconnect

With the usage of emojis and modern technology, our society seems to have reverted back into hieroglyphs. With the many implications of this reversion, the struggle lies in creating authentic community both online and otherwise.


On Misadventures and the Kindness of Strangers

An té a bhíónn siúlach, bíonn scéalach.

“He who travels has stories to tell.”

My time in Ireland encompassed this Irish saying, and was among the best adventures of my life so far.

On Ireland

Is maith an scéalaí an aimsir.

Time is a great storyteller.

On Poetry and Passion

Losing inspiration is a heady thing. Without even realizing it, an apathy can invade your mind and body and make creation and artistry so hard to begin and continue. My passion has dwindled in the past six months and I have been distinctly apathetic in my day to day as well as in my creative […]

On Being On Pause

The dreaded question of a recent graduate: What’s next? When I graduated last summer, my brain was a jumbled mess, and I could scarcely decide on anything for myself let alone answer that question that makes one believe that they are required to know what indeed does come next in their life. I am one of […]

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365 Questions

"Find out who you are and do it on purpose..."

erin in wanderlust

(ˈwɒndəˌlʌst) n. A very strong or irresistible impulse to travel.

A State of Travel

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Butterfly Mind

Creative Nonfiction by Andrea Badgley


This is the voice of a man searching for meaning