Tag: Ohio

  • A Hero’s Journey

    A Hero’s Journey

      They call it the Hero's Journey, this theory of storytelling taught in high-dollar workshops for writers and those longing to become one. It's the notion that every story follows the same general pattern: Person confronted with a quest/challenge. Person accepts challenge, faces overwhelming odds,[..]
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  • Jesse Owens: Setting the Pace still

    Jesse Owens: Setting the Pace still

      I am not a runner, never have been, unless, of course, you are talking about matters of the heart and soul, then I can be a top-notch runner. I can run away from things I don't want to deal with as well as any[..]
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  • About Hillbilly Elegy & Those Who Champion Us

    About Hillbilly Elegy & Those Who Champion Us

      [caption id="attachment_2870" align="aligncenter" width="919"] Photo by Sue Counts[/caption] I've been reading the book that everyone was talking about six months ago - Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance. It has been touted as an insightful book about Appalachia and more specifically about the people who voted Donald[..]
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