Push: The World Needs Your Gifts

The creative process is a journey, but forward momentum is only possible when you put yourself out there and publish your work. 

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Man With Woman: An Evolving Pantry

Naomi has taught me the value of ingredients, which, apparently, make all the difference.

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The Legend of Sun Ra, Space is the Place

As an Afrofuturism enthusiast, one of the best gifts I ever received was an impromptu screening of Sun Ra's Space is the Place. Sitting on a friend's couch, I was transported to an alternate reality where two black men...

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Radio Ads and a Bathroom Break-through

The path to the bathroom from my office was short, yet precarious as the CMO sat in the corner office. He summoned me inside, recognizing the look of a Wanderer -a copywriter with an active imagination and an empty queue.

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Born For This: How to Write a Commercial in 5 Easy Steps

As the senior copywriter for the Air National Guard, I had the pleasure of writing several national television commercials. 'Born For This' was the last commercial that I wrote and it only took a solid fifteen minutes. Here's the entire…

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Making Career Fair: My First Commercial

Somewhere along the chain of approval, it was decided that this commercial should instead appeal to a younger demographic, i.e. the 17-year-old recruit in high school. So it was back to the drawing board. With a deadline of "yesterday"

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Love What We Do: An Ode To Maintainers

This was the culmination of a Maintainers campaign that really reimagined the career path while putting an oft unsung, yet mission-critical team in the spotlight.

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Cataclysm

He summoned the Universe and asked for a companion to help paint the cosmos every night with new memories.

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Dear New York pt III

You coated your cosmic calling with conviction. I grabbed a duffle and a suitcase and packed my life away.

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Dear New York pt II

Suddenly, reality was a nightmare. It was only when I dreamed of you that I was awake

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Dear New York pt I

I rose to an uprising as irreverent clouds threatened the celestial Sun. A coup d’état in the stratosphere.  Spears of light hurled recklessly in multiple directions. There was a glorious war above me, yet my mind was preoccupied.

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