Author Archives: mikeguillenblog

About mikeguillenblog

Nevada resident who splits time between Las Vegas and Phoenix. I'm a former professional golfer turned author, freelance writer, and blogger.

New Website in the Works

Good Morning Readers: Sometime about a year and a half ago, I had written a post about having a new website under construction; while I did, there were certain things about it that I didn’t like. Now, I can happily … Continue reading

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Magic in a Bottle

It honestly didn’t matter that I had hit my tee shot left into the water on the seventh hole, and, after taking a penalty drop, I was hitting my third into a par-4. It really didn’t matter that my playing … Continue reading

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Another Good Walk Spoiled Part 4

Not much happened after I choked in those two tournaments. Things pretty much stayed dormant until I moved to Phoenix in the spring of 2009. One day at home, I bent over to grab a coin on the floor and … Continue reading

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Another Good Walk Spoiled Part Three

Going into my next tournament, there was a sense of urgency to show that I could hold it together for 18 holes and compete against other professionals. This next event was played on the opposite course from where I played … Continue reading

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Another Good Walk Spoiled Part Two

A while ago I had shared an essay I wrote in college about the knee injury I had in my first professional tournament back in 2007,  and the subsequent weight loss and comeback. The essay was only supposed to be … Continue reading

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My Minimalist Experience Part One: Moving for $100 or Less

Recently, a friend of mine in Phoenix had moved from an apartment in the Northwest to one in the Southeast suburbs. I had just moved back from Reno a few days before her move was complete, and said to me, … Continue reading

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Goals Revisited

Last year I tried to set certain goals to complete by the end of 2015. In short, it failed. Although I did accomplish many of the things I set out to do, it wasn’t at the scale that I intended … Continue reading

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It’s Been Far Too Long

It’s amazing how fast time flies. I can’t believe I haven’t sniffed a blog post on here since early May. I’m glad to see I have followers still, and looking forward to writing and sharing more from now and WELL … Continue reading

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Paleo Chunky Chipotle Chicken Taco Wraps

Yesterday, I posted a photo on Instagram of a new dish that I had created, and despite having less than 20 followers, received a plethora of likes and positive feedback. So, I decided to share the recipe on my blog: … Continue reading

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Recent Activity and a New Project

It’s been a while since my last blog post, and for good reason: I’ve been busier than expected.  What’s had me so busy lately? Golf. A lot of golf. My game has improved dramatically during the first quarter of 2015. … Continue reading

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