Lots Of Cool Things And 1 Nemesis

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Guys, I don’t know what is up with me lately but the words won’t flow.  I have so many interesting (well I think they are interesting at least!) topics that I am excited to write about.  But, when I sit down to write, the words won’t come out.  I tried to force them last night […]

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I Am The Gatsby

Robin William’s death/apparent suicide hit me harder than I would’ve imagined.  Sure, there are “more important” things going on in the world, such as the atrocities happening with ISIS.  Sure, Robin was one of the few famous people that I’ve actually seen perform in person.  Sure, Aladdin is my second favorite Disney movie.  But what […]

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Seven Days of Positivity


I was tagged in a Seven-Day Positivity Challenge from my friend Evann.  I usually don’t do posts like this, ones that are a recap/reflection of the past week, but I welcomed the challenge.  It’s simple; for one week, share three positive things (big or small) that happened that day.  I tried to capture moments from […]

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I Am An Athlete

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I am an athlete. You won’t see me on ESPN.  I’ll never bring home an income from my physical exertion.  My Instagram won’t have a million followers.  You’ll never pay to watch me compete.  But I’m there, competing.  I might be competing against myself.  I might be competing against you. I am not elite.  I […]

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To Helen And Back

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On my six month anniversary of CrossFit, I did something I hadn’t done before.  It wasn’t something I had planned on doing.  It just happened.  And when it was over, I knew I would never be the same again.  I crossed some sort of boundary, some sort of point-of-no-return.  I entered the furnace and by […]

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