My Life In 2300 Words

Thanks To YOU I was hoping to post this article yesterday, given it being Thanksgiving and all, but I just couldn’t get it done.. Given the dramatic shift in my life recently, I’ve been thinking a lot about all the things I have to be thankful for. My focus has been on the positives and […]

Life Lessons From A Friend

I’m not going to lie, I haven’t felt like writing lately. Life has been a struggle to say the least and unfortunately, things are not going great on the home front. Out of respect for my wife, I won’t share the details of what is going on, but suffice it to say, all is not […]

The Wheels Are Finally Starting To Turn

If you’ve read my last post, Falling Down, then you know that there is a lot of stuff rolling around in my head right now. Emotions are all over the place and life recently got a whole lot more interesting… I really can’t get too personal with this right now, but suffice it to say […]

Falling Down

Given the recent turn of events on my blog, many of you are probably expecting me to announce all the projects I’ve started and the progress I’m making. You might even be expecting me to announce a product launch! After all, I’ve put myself out there and made a public commitment to creating a business […]

The First Steps Towards Freedom Are The Steepest

In my last post, Viva Las Vegas and The Winds of Change, I dropped some really heavy stuff on you all. I made some pretty powerful proclamations of wanting to change my life in a number of areas and plan on becoming a better person all the way around. Over the past year of writing […]

Viva Las Vegas And The Winds Of Change

Aaaah, where to begin? I’ve been laying low for the last few weeks, mainly because I was in Las Vegas, but have also been sorting my thoughts and trying to make sense of everything that’s happened with my blog. While in Vegas, I thought it would be a great opportunity to reflect on my situation […]

The Bastards Just Dangled a Bigger Carrot in Front of Me

This is a guest submission by Brad from “Brad, you little fucker, get the damn broom and sweep that area up.” said Mr. Johnson in a direct, whiskey marinated voice while pointing aggressively to the area in question. “When you’re done with that, take the trash out, finish washing up these two cars, and […]

How To Succeed At Getting Your Ass Kicked By The Internet

This is a guest submission by Shane from April 11th, 2011, the day that will forever be etched in my mind.  Two significant things happened that day which would force me to make decisions I was not even aware I would have to face.  Welcome to leaving the grind and losing your safety net […]

The Ultimate Magic Trick: Escape From The Box

This is a guest submission by Cara from We all want to love our lives, do meaningful work, and enjoy ourselves. It’s strange and unfortunate that so few people actually do that. If you’re like me, you probably think it’s something for other people, not you–only special, magical people can make a living doing […]

Betrayed By The System

This is a guest submission by Hector from It’s easy to hate your job and it’s easy to hate what you do. It systematically shifts the blame to someone or something else and lets you focus on that, as being the real source of the problem. What we fail to realize is that while […]