Memoirs, Wisdom

She Found Me and Accepted Me Broken

You've ever convinced yourself that you looked disgusting and unacceptable to the world? Have you ever compared yourself to others so much that you just gave up in trying because you didn't want to compete with the onslaught of "better" people out there? For a while I gave up posting anything on social media, talking… Continue reading She Found Me and Accepted Me Broken

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Memoirs

Once at the Club

Everyone loves a nice dance right? Whether it be tango, jazz, hip-hop, or the what the kids call, "stanky leg".  I can't believe that somehow someone made that name up for that dance move. You stick your leg out and shake it as if it stinks? And by moving in this motion, you're trying to air out your leg?

Books, Wisdom

Hacking People

Have you ever wanted to HACK the personality and brain of other people? Vannessa Van Edwards did that for us in her book CAPTIVATE.  As much as I LOVE the Myers Briggs personality tests, after reading the book "Captivate", I have a torn heart. Vannessa (I'm sure she doesn't mind me calling her by her first name) was able to narrow down five distinct personality traits that allow for a better way to hack the personalities of every individual we come across in our day to day life.

Memoirs

Thank You – Graduation (throwback)

They say that most people never get a job relevant to their degree after college. Well, now that I’m finally graduate after six long grueling years, I can finally move onto my real passion Becoming a Taxi Driver. I learned a lot through the years in college. I learned that coffee is essential to life,… Continue reading Thank You – Graduation (throwback)

Books, Wisdom

I Love Stuff Too Much

There's a knock at the door.  When that happens it's usually one of two people, the food delivery guy, or an Amazon package. Most of the time, it's an Amazon package.  I'm a notorious orderer of online goodies. But the thing is, it's only known by me, and my roommate. 

Books, Wisdom

“The Stoic Mask”

"The Stoic Mask" The Mask of Masculinity by Lewis Howes Howes explores the idea of how men put up psychological "walls" from other people in order to seem strong, capable, and competent. Growing up in a world where being "cool" was a huge deal in middle and high school, I have found that in the… Continue reading “The Stoic Mask”

Books, Wisdom

“The Mask of Masculinity” – Lewis Howes

I've been enlightened. Lewis Howes has rocked my world in introducing such an amazing book on the topic of what it means to be a man in a world where men are seen in a certain light, regarded in certain ways dependant on their culture or upbringing. There are only a few books that I've… Continue reading “The Mask of Masculinity” – Lewis Howes