Author Archives: chadwickray

About chadwickray

Always looking for the next adventure. Mississippi roots, but Music City resident.

Dreams of Purple

For weeks we have heard about the pleading remarks to “Go Vote, your voice counts.” Tonight we hear whose voice was the loudest. And I’m scared. I’m scared that people are going to continue being angry. I’m scared they are … Continue reading

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What Happens to the Lone Wolf?

I’ve never been diagnosed with depression, but i sometimes get depressed. I often feel lonely and unneeded (or unwanted) in crowds. There is no reason for me to feel this way. I’m aware of that knowledge in my head. I’m … Continue reading

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I Promise, I am Going to Piss You Off

I’m not good with words. Restatement: I’m not good with spoken, impromptu words. I am better with words written down, thought over, and edited into the best form of themselves. Not a text, nor a tweet, yet not a novel, … Continue reading

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In the Depth of Loss

Since my grandmother passed away, I have suffered from so much feelings of great loss. But I have also dealt with this overwhelming feeling that I have nowhere that I belong. Over these past several week, I have spent both … Continue reading

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A Freelancer’s Isolation

I’m a workaholic. Or quickly becoming one. Being a freelancer can change the way your brain works, where you are always slightly hustling. I’ve hopefully managed to not always talk about my job, or constantly promote myself around people. Which can … Continue reading

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Who Sees You for Your Soul

Originally posted on LIke a Rose among the Thorns:
Over the past few months, I’ve been tasked with reexamining what it is to be in different types of relationships. I’ve always observe how we interact, who it is we become…

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Miles to Go Before I Sleep

I’m in the process of several things right now. I’m currently working on 2 different blog posts, very similar in tone, but also very personal. They take time to work out. I’ve been piecing them both together for several weeks … Continue reading

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