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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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First Ever Post From a Smartphone

If there’s one excuse I have to learn to get away from when it comes to writing, and especially blog posting, it’s the thinking that unless I’m at my laptop, I can’t/shouldn’t write. Typing on my phone is by no … 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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Failure is the Only Way You Learn

Update 5/2/14 When I revamped this blog, I had transferred my old posts over; unfortunately, they haven’t received any of the old traffic. So, I decided to update some of the better ones and repost them to help gain some … Continue reading

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Why Opinions are Meaningless Without Substance

“If you ever find yourself in complete agreement with the public, especially when “public” includes people you wanted to murder in the last election, then your position is not only wrong, it’s not even yours. You have been trained to … Continue reading

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