"Gosh...why did I say that?" It's the question that kept haunting me time and time again from my high school years all the way up until my Junior year of college as sweat beads began to awkwardly form on my forehead.
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
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.
"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”
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
I think it's time to be a little vulnerable and just let down my guard right now about who I really am. If you've known me within the past seven years, this will most likely come to you as a shocker, or, maybe not. Depends on who you are and how much you were able… Continue reading Letting Go of the Mask
You've ever had that friend that simply cannot stay out of your business for just a few things in your life? They absolutely HAVE to know everything about you, how your day is going, and what you had for breakfast that morning? ANNOYING to say the least. I've known a few people who are like that and for the life of them they can't seem to just let things go if they know it's just not their business. If they aren't part of the conversation, then they just freak out and it thus hinders your relationship with them.