Keane Neal-Riquier

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I am from a small town (I mean a tiny, itty bitty, minuscule town). I am looking to chase my passion in writing and make my mark on the world with some swift words, a unique voice, and the will to be different. 

Blog: survivingintheworld.com

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The Heart of an Artist
9 days ago
What occurs at that point in this hypothetical artist’s life is a kind of silence—the first thing he finds out is that for reasons he cannot explain to himself or to others, he does not belong anywher...
The Veil of Fear
a month ago
We all have enemies in our lives. Though these enemies can be large for some and small for others, there is one that hinders all too many of us. It takes us hostage in our brightest hours to keep us f...
The Painter of Your Own Masterpiece
2 months ago
There’s an interesting concept I thought of the other day. We go through life, and from the day we are born, we have an assumed label. The thing is, I don’t think we understand what that means for us.
The Death of Passion
2 months ago
With a simple Google search of "follow your passion," you will find something that I can’t agree with. Some of the headlines: “To find work you love, don’t follow your passion.” “Why 'follow your pass...
Society's Forgotten
2 months ago
Yesterday, I went to a baseball game. It wasn’t any typical game; it was so much better. The thing is, it was better even though it didn’t have all the hits, home runs, RBI’s, and that game-saving cat...
How to Celebrate the Little Things
2 months ago
Chasing a passion is like starting at the bottom of the ladder and climbing your way up. Sounds easy, right? A rung there, and rung there, a viola, you’re at the top. As all fellow dreamers would agre...