Why I Get Up in the Morning

Why I Get Up in the Morning

This morning I am giving a lot of consideration to my “morning ritual.” For years, in a feeble attempt to learn about “adulting” I studied articles pertaining to a morning ritual. Most included coffee, almost all included cooking, and the really good ones included...
The Death of an Idea

The Death of an Idea

Growing up, many of us were lead to believe in the existence of Santa Claus. We would rush down stairs every morning and look for our presents we would dress ourselves in the new clothes we were given, we would scarf down chocolate until we were sick, and we would...
Will Ferrell: A Career Ending Mistake

Will Ferrell: A Career Ending Mistake

This morning I hopped on Facebook, only to see the announcement of a new film, starring Will Ferrell. At first, I was excited, because I love his movies; from The Ballad of Ricky Bobby to Step Brothers. I even made a rare trip to the movie theater to see Get Hard (I...
Bringing a Knife to a Gun Fight

Bringing a Knife to a Gun Fight

There has been repeated discussion about my choice of weapons and the weapons that I have been training with. To be clear, the weapons I train with are: knife, stick, whip, staff, tomahawk and other practical items that I would be carrying on my person or would be...
All You Need Is Love?

All You Need Is Love?

People from all walks of life will tell you that they want to find love and happiness. But are these two necessarily compatible? What does it mean to have love? And what does it mean to be happy? Well, the easiest one in my mind (to discuss, at least) is the one that...