Tag: fear

My Fear of Being Alone: A Personal Reflection

My Fear of Being Alone: A Personal Reflection
The rain poured on my head as I exited the M Building on the Campus of College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn, Illinois. The rain had been pouring a moderate volume for some time now, so the fallen autumn leaves were now soggy, wet and yielded under my feet. I looked to my right as... Read more »

This I Believe...On Becoming Fearless (and an explanation of absence from ChicagoNow as of late)

This I Believe...On Becoming Fearless (and an explanation of absence from ChicagoNow as of late)
(This is an essay I wrote recently for my Creative Nonfiction Writing class, which is incidentally the reason why I haven’t had much time to post on here lately. I have been so busy with school in general, that writing on here has becoming difficult. I will try to post whenever I can, but until... Read more »