Monthly Archives: April 2011

//April

ROAD NOT TAKEN

2017-02-03T02:25:37+00:00April 30th, 2011|

Out of all the pictures that I have posted throughout my blogs this might be my favorite one. A man on one side of the highway by himself, while on the other side hundreds of cars are piled up. This contrast between the two sides of the highway immediately brought some thoughts to my mind. [...]

The Finish Line

2017-02-03T02:25:37+00:00April 23rd, 2011|

You're dead tired, you have nothing left, your body is telling you to quit and you're certain that your mind is going to start sending you the same message. And then you look up. There it is. You can see it in the distance. It's the finish line and instead of telling your body to [...]

COURAGE

2017-02-03T02:25:37+00:00April 16th, 2011|

When I think of courage a lot of things come to mind. As a boy growing up I always looked at courage as something that involved a test of physical strength. I used to love the old movie "Clash Of The Titans". In that movie the lead character (Perseus) and his comrades fought everything from mystical [...]

HIGH JUMP

2017-02-03T02:25:37+00:00April 9th, 2011|

As I looked out at the faces staring at me that night I remember making a statement that looking back on it now must of seemed pretty bold, maybe even for those who didn’t know me kind of egotistical. I said to the over one hundred people in the crowd that in the near future they [...]

UNITED WE STAND

2017-02-03T02:25:37+00:00April 4th, 2011|

This weekend after months of planning my company (Crossroads Basketball) ran our second AAU (Amateur Athletic Union) basketball tournament. For a four month period we take a group of girls from all over the north New Jersey area and play against teams from all over. The county where the majority of my girls are from is [...]