Is it Too Late for me to Make Anything of my Life?

I am 35 and have not accomplished much in my life. I don’t even have a job or a relationship, while I see successful people my age or younger who have good jobs and are married with kids. I tried so hard to go after my dreams with no luck at all. I feel like…

Top 5 Most Photographed Places in the US

Visit any major American attraction, and you’ll see the same thing: swarms of tourists pointing their GoPros, iPads, and retro Leicas at everything in sight. Will their photos be worth looking at? Probably not. Will they be uploaded to social media anyway? Of course they will. But which of our nation’s tourist sights are photographed the…

Racism Is Around Me Everywhere – Poem by Francis Duggan

Of human ignorance I am almost in despair For racism is around me everywhere But like they say sheer ignorance is bliss Just like Judas betrayed Jesus with a kiss. Some people carry their honour in a flag And of their Nationality they brag They feel superior and they differentiate And against those who are…

7 Ways I Became So Much Happier in My 30s

I believe being happy is a choice, but I didn’t always feel this way. Throughout childhood and my early 20s, I was very dependent on others to make me happy. When a relationship didn’t work out, a friendship was strained, or I was in a miserable funk, it was because of everyone else in my life. They did…