Advice for my 21 Year Old Self

“Fuck it — I quit,” has been a recurring theme for this exact time of year (Sept-Oct) many times in my life. Okay that’s a lie. One of those times I got fired. Oh and other times it was actually “fuck it, I’m doing this!” Twenty-One — Dropped out of school. Quit a $35 an hour union job building…

The Tragedy of a 50% Life

“How does it feel to be half the man you could be?” My coach asked. It was like choking on nails. I knew I could give more in my life and my work, but I didn’t. I had no idea why. In school I hardly studied. My mentality was “How little could I get away…