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Alexander McMahon

The Caped Author

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Happiness

The Happy Choice

It was difficult to decide on a topic for this post. Sometimes the words just come to me - I know what I want to write about, and it's easy to sum it up. Other times, I have no such... Continue Reading →

The Hidden Cost

I had a productive day today. Productive, in that I've crossed off just about everything on my daily checklist. I've made lunch for the work week ahead. I've done some writing. I exercised. I practised both ukulele and singing. I've... Continue Reading →

Confessions of a Bleeding Heart

I probably read a bit too much. Not books, like I should be. Not often fun things, but I have a habit of reading things that infuriate and upset me. I’m talking about news, the media, and the latest thing... Continue Reading →

All You Need Is…

Love, right? A popular song. For a long time, I believe that the lyrics of that song were unquestionably true. I wanted to believe so badly that love was all you needed to make the world a better place. I... Continue Reading →

It’s a Fine Line

Hey everyone. It's been two weeks since my last blog post. I'm still busy. I'm still a little too stressed, a little too tired and a little too overwhelmed. Oh, but I feel fine. Just fine. I should provide some... Continue Reading →

What if I Succeed?

I'm a little insecure. Maybe a lot. Those who know me well would understand that this was once a lot worse. As most anyone would understand, it's easy to be anxious about showing something of your creative talent to the... Continue Reading →

Your Greatest Privilege

Politics plays a large role in many of my stories, though to varying extents. I often take the opportunity to explore a number of political concepts through how characters interact with them through the story. Equality, equity and freedom are... Continue Reading →

Walking on thin Love

I personally find myself enthralled by the many great tales of the world that have been passed down through history fact and fiction, great stories are perhaps one of my greatest obsessions. Those who know me well can attest to... Continue Reading →

How to be a ‘Goal-Getter’

So this is a post that isn't entirely writing-related, but everything I write here is still LIFE-related, so bear with me. I'm a bit obsessive with my thoughts at times, sometimes overthinking a single point to the point of... ridiculosity.... Continue Reading →

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