Monthly Archives: August 2013

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CHUTZPAH

2017-02-03T02:25:17+00:00August 31st, 2013|

Chutzpah is a Yiddish word that means extreme arrogance. In contrast the English definition of the same word translates to courage or confidence, and this my friends is where the line between confident and arrogant gets blurred. In a world filled with people that don’t believe in themselves those that do are looked at as [...]

FRIDAY NIGHT…..

2017-02-03T02:25:17+00:00August 24th, 2013|

It's Friday night and I'm writing. That might sound a little uneventful to you. You're probably out with friends getting a drink, maybe at a concert, or at a friend’s house lying about how many points you scored in high school. So why? Why am I writing on a night where most people are leaving [...]

JUST ENOUGH…

2017-02-03T02:25:17+00:00August 17th, 2013|

About seven or so years ago a famous athlete wouldn’t sign his contract of 14.6 million dollars because he felt he wouldn’t be able to feed his family. Not quite sure what tribe he belonged to but it sounded pretty ridiculous. Every day you hear of some actor or actress that doesn’t feel the millions [...]

AVALANCHE

2017-02-03T02:25:17+00:00August 10th, 2013|

Whenever you watch an avalanche form in a cartoon it always starts with a snowball. Gradually the snowball gets bigger and bigger until next thing you know there’s this giant ball of snow destroying everything in its path. Throughout my childhood I assumed that this was how avalanches were formed. Eventually I realized that there [...]

PLAN B…

2017-02-03T02:25:17+00:00August 3rd, 2013|

I don’t have a plan B. I haven’t had one in a very long time. Now that I'm thinking about it I'd say my last Plan B was around my freshman year in college. From that point on I wanted to be a professional basketball player and that was it. In my mind if I [...]