Sign in

Anon Gray
All images courtesy of the author

Welcome to my Medium page! I’m so grateful that you’ve stopped by.

You’re probably here hoping I’ll bare my soul to you, giving a peek into what inspires me to write. I’ll be honest, that’s what I look for when I read fellow writer’s “about” pages.


Learning how to resist our biological drive to pass judgement in a hollow attempt to find ourselves.

More important than the judgement of others is the judgement we pass on ourselves.
Photo by on Unsplash

Photo by Visual Stories || Micheile on Unsplash

Any time we turn something we love into something we rely on for an income, something is lost.

Who knew?

Photo by Eliott Reyna on Unsplash

It’s hard to watch our children struggle, even when we can recognize our own struggles as our sources of strength.

Photo by Kelly Sikkema on Unsplash

Teaching this old cynic how to hope.

Photo by Joen Patrick Caagbay on Unsplash

I’ve always been a cynic, the one in the crowd who’s always waiting for the other foot to drop.

It could just be raw egg.

Photo by Flora Westbrook from Pexels

Sometimes what appears to be writers block is in fact just an under-baked idea.

We must trust that when the thought is fully baked, the words will follow.

Photo by Eric Ward on Unsplash

Throughout this pandemic I’ve heard professionals and experts alike say the same thing. 2020 was a “lost year.” And while I can agree that it’s been painful and difficult beyond belief, time was here through it all.

But to what end?

Image by Stela Di from Pixabay

Sometimes acceptance is easy. Other times it’s really hard.

In those moments, finding acceptance feels impossible. But it also feels like the best possible option.

You can’t fail at something that you’ve outgrown.

Image by S. Hermann & F. Richter from Pixabay

Anon Gray

Learning how to be a better human one day at a time. Subscribe at

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store