Self-hate ain’t great 

I talk to myself.  No, not out loud.  Hmmm wait. Maybe sometimes.  But what I mean by this is that we all talk to ourselves. Everyday. In our minds.  We hear our own voice more than we hear the voices of others. It is constant.  When we get up in the morning. While showering. While…

It’s So Lit.

When I was about four years old I had these dope light up sneakers. No joke. They were awesome. I remember jumping up and down, dancing, doing whatever I could to see the lights. If you didn’t move they did not light up. I never wanted the lights to stop.   Today, I was reminded of…

All I Do Is Swim, Swim, Swim, No Matter What

The other day I was treading water. Not because I was in trouble, but because I was competing. Like in the movie The Guardian. The scene where all the prospective coast guard members are thrown in the pool and have to stay afloat or they are kicked out of the program. Click Here I am…

I’m in a Windex Commercial

A few years ago, I was late for a campus event. At this event we were advertising for campus student organizations. As an officer in one of the groups it was important that I was there to talk with possible future members. I felt bad that I wasn’t there on time so I started to…

Throw Me in the Furnace 

I’m struggling with something.  And to be honest I never thought I was.  In today’s society being a male comes with a lot of expectations.  One of which is never being afraid. I have told myself my whole life that I am invincible, but deep down I know that is not the case.  I was…

Don’t Miss the Boat 

I was at the port of Naples, Italy. My cousin and I had a boat to catch. I decided to bring my small Bible with me for the boat ride. Taking out the Bible in public is not something I often do. So I figured I would start to work on it.  While I was…

A Millennial’s Guide to Restlessness 

Hey Millennials! I am here to give you a ten step guide on how to feel restless every single day of your life. Not just 5 days a week. BUT EVERY SINGLE DAY!!! Yes, this is a great deal. For a one time payment of your entire life I will teach you how to drown…