Finish Line Report: TexasMan X-50

Last weekend, the triathlon world was buzzing with quite a few races (especially Ironman Texas, which, it seems, always has at least some notoriety surrounding it). I'm happy to say that I got to have my moments of glory out on race day. This was my second year racing TexasMan. Ultimately, the greatest challenge I … Continue reading Finish Line Report: TexasMan X-50

White Goat, Black Sheep

Summary Kimberly Ann Priest's White Goat, Black Sheep is a soul-stirring collection of haunting poetry. Priest weaves sexual abuse, trauma, motherhood, and religion into a narrative tapestry that spans the entire human condition. Her words are a solemn ode for the birth, growth, and loss of childhood innocence. Initial Impressions After having had the pleasure of meeting … Continue reading White Goat, Black Sheep

Writing Update: The Honest Bachelor’s Life and NaNoWriMo 2017

Happy Saturday, guys and ladies! I'm here to bring you all an update on two topics: (1) The Honest Bachelor's Life, and (2) My preparations for this years National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo for short. First, a bit about my vlog series. So far I've made six videos in "The Honest Bachelor's Life," and … Continue reading Writing Update: The Honest Bachelor’s Life and NaNoWriMo 2017

“The Honest Bachelor’s Life – Thought #5: Be Your Own Best Gift Giver”

Hey there everyone! Tonight I'm writing this entry from OKC, where I just finished the Redman Half-Ironman. I'll have my finish line report up this Tuesday with highlights of my third 70.3 race. For those who are interested in my triathlon endeavors, I invite you to check it out. Tonight, I bring you my fifth … Continue reading “The Honest Bachelor’s Life – Thought #5: Be Your Own Best Gift Giver”

Honest Bachelor’s Life – Thought #4: Work to Live, Quit to Thrive

Hello and happy Labor Day weekend everybody! I'm happy to be back on board with my vlog series after a two-week break. What's it like to find the right career? It's an ongoing struggle, that much is for sure. This isn't just a millennial/Gen X/Baby Boomer/whatever problem. All of us stress over finding a job … Continue reading Honest Bachelor’s Life – Thought #4: Work to Live, Quit to Thrive

The Honest Bachelor’s Life – Thought #3: Being Comfortable in Your Own Skin

Hey there WordPress community! I'm back with my third entry in "The Honest Bachelor's Life," and in it I talk about one of the greatest perks of living on your own. Yep, clothes are optional! I imagine a lot of you enjoy doing the same, and the cool thing is, being casually naked is one … Continue reading The Honest Bachelor’s Life – Thought #3: Being Comfortable in Your Own Skin

The Honest Bachelor’s Life – Thought #2: Walking by Yourself

I'm back at it again! Welcome to my second vlog entry for "The Honest Bachelors' Life." In it, I talk about the woes of feeling like a loner while walking around outside. It's all good, ya'll; we all have to face those fleeting moments of self-consciousness and isolation. However, just remember to be kind to … Continue reading The Honest Bachelor’s Life – Thought #2: Walking by Yourself