My Journal

BREAKING FREE

I have spent the majority of my life blinded by my own selfish desires. Hindered by the outcomes of my actions. I have ruined friendships, damaged relationships and hurt loved ones along the way. All because of an inability to… Read More ›

DIGGING DEEP

FEAR I have spent a lot of time recently thinking about fear. Wondering what it is I fear most, that darkest demon that I’ve avoided far too long. But to get there, to travel deep down to where the demon… Read More ›

Duck Dynasty

Many of my friends, myself included, have been watching Duck Dynasty ever since it first aired. For those of you who have never seen it, the show follows a family from Monroe, Louisiana who made it big making duck calls…. Read More ›

10 Seconds of Courage

God works in truly amazing ways. Tonight I was leaving midtown with a buddy when a homeless man approached asking for some money. He was very upfront with us telling us, “I’m only asking for money so I can get… Read More ›

A New Perspective

    It was recently pointed out to me that it has been a while since my last post. Now that Summer 1 is complete and more importantly Sport Finance is finished, I find myself with some free time to… Read More ›

Boredom Strikes

I am now a month out of ACL surgery and I’m finding things to be extremely repetitive. The boredom that accompanies my daily routine is increasingly severe. Each day I wake up and start my day with rehabilitation. At this… Read More ›

False Confidence

        Yesterday I ventured to the music store, set on buying a new harmonica. Needless to say I may have gone a little overboard and caught a little bit of music fever. Once inside, I started looking… Read More ›

Post-Op Session #1

  Today marked my first post-op physical therapy session. Because I have been through this twice before I went in knowing exactly what to expect. I thought this experience would be a great advantage but it turned out to be… Read More ›

“The Living Word”

Three. The number of times I have had my ACL reconstructed. Three. The number of times I have looked at a future full of uncertainty and seemingly shattered dreams.¬†Once is bad luck, twice is unfortunate, but three times! Come on!… Read More ›