Monthly Archives: February 2012

//February

WHEN NO ONE ELSE IS WATCHING…….

2017-02-03T02:25:29+00:00February 26th, 2012|

Two days ago I was on the phone with my cousin Carlos. We haven’t spoken in a little while but he called me to wish me luck on our state final game. Carlos for those of you who don’t remember was the first person that inspired me to play basketball. He was a very good [...]

SETTING THE BAR

2017-02-03T02:25:29+00:00February 19th, 2012|

Most people when it comes to setting the bar for themselves like to exercise extreme caution. If they set the bar to high they might not accomplish their goal. If they set it too low then they would look like they have low expectations of themselves. So what do they do? They play it safe. [...]

TOYS R’ US

2017-02-03T02:25:29+00:00February 11th, 2012|

I have a lot of great memories from my childhood despite not coming from a lot (financially). My siblings and I never had a lot of the other luxuries the kids around us had. We couldn’t afford the newest video games or get the cool transformer (optimus prime). Instead we cared more about having a [...]

FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH

2017-02-03T02:25:29+00:00February 4th, 2012|

As I got closer to thirty it seemed like all my friends who were already in their thirties somehow became doctors overnight. I would hear things like, "Bro once you turn thirty you start getting all these aches and pains", and "Every time it rains my knee bothers me". I would sit there listening to [...]