Expectations and Limitations

Expectations and limitations….They’re the root of stress and resentment the Old Man used to remind me any time I’d get pissed off about something and, when looking at things objectively, the man had a point. It was always because I didn’t get the phone call or the job, that my …

Turning Sh!t into Gold

Brown Beard was working at this big shit golf resort years ago when he was still earning his stripes. The owner of the place, a guy who was worth millions happened to walk through the Kitchen one afternoon. Brown Beard had, as he describes it, a tray of vegetable scraps …

They’re just pieces of wood

The girlfriend was having a rough morning today and ended up forgetting her necklace. It’s a sentimental thing from her dad and as we were walking I mentioned it which, sadly, only added to her stress. For the record this was not my intention.  Without hesitation I pulled off my …

Seven years later

Things tend to get a bit blurry but I never forget the date. 9/1/2012 is when I hit launch not really knowing what I was doing or even trying to accomplish. I didn’t know anything about social media or Instagram and still to this day hate Facebook. What was clear …

Answer the call

Fun fact, misery does not dig company and despite what I’ve been dealing with over the past few months, I wouldn’t wish it on anyone. Just because my own life might be turning to shit, it doesn’t mean that I can’t show compassion for others. The truth is that it …

Facing the Bear part two

Well, it turns out that I am either as dumb as I look or just crazy, the doctors are still debating. I’ve talked before about facing the Bear both in the literal and metaphorical sense. This morning as I was taking my second sip of coffee, I got to do …