Category Archives: Serious

What is Value?

It’s been my experience that far too often, the word “value” is commonly viewed as a synonym for “money”. While these terms can be substituted for each other in certain circumstances, those instances are the exception rather than the rule. Providing value … 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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Some Thoughts on Choices

There are many times, when I’m lying in bed or sitting at my desk, where I’ll ponder about the many choices I have made, and that are necessary of everyone to make in life. The biggest misconception in life are … Continue reading

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Year In Review: 2014

The end of 2014 is slowly approaching, and a fresh start will be anticipated, along with the constant reminder during the first few months to write the end of a date as “15” instead of “14”. For me, personally, 2014 … Continue reading

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Five Most Influential Books

Here is the list of my Top Five Most Influential Books, in ascending order: 5)Hilarity Ensues- Tucker Max (Miss Vermont Story) This isn’t really about the book itself, or any of Tucker Max’s fratire books. My advice for anyone who … Continue reading

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Goals for 2015: Updated

In a few weeks, 2014 will be over, and for many, it marks the time for a fresh start, a new benchmark to being achieving their goals, and those pesky New Year Resolutions. The year 2015 is particularly important to … Continue reading

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Simple Changes 1: Better Health Begins With A Better Breakfast

Disclaimer: The following post is anecdotal in nature, and illustrates steps I made to improve my health and well-being. I am no expert in nutrition, and am only sharing this information because it’s something that worked for me. The above … Continue reading

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Get What You Want With Less Effort: A Personal Account (Part Two)

For those of you who haven’t read Part One of this series: 1.Shame on you! Go read it. Now!! Please? (This is my version of being “aggressive-passive”, which seems a lot friendlier than passive-aggressiveness.) 2. Forgive me for the tone … Continue reading

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