Never Let Anyone Monkey With Your Swing

photo-1462041866295-e4af004a32ef

 

How can one stand out in a room full of naturally extraordinary, equally talented, and similarly driven people?

Continue reading “Never Let Anyone Monkey With Your Swing”

Advertisements
Never Let Anyone Monkey With Your Swing

Seven

photo-1456743625079-86a97ff8bc86

Matthew Wiebe

Seven.

There are seven days in a week, yet at best, most only live for three of them. Whether you spend your weekend traversing new terrains, frequenting various nightspots, or parking it on the couch, these three days are immeasurably better than the four that precede them.

Continue reading “Seven”

Seven

Don’t Give Up – Do We Mean It?

 

photo-1418874586588-88661ed80c4a 

 Jordan McQueen

 

It’s a cardinal rule in our world dominated by athletes like LeBron James who demonstrate tremendous feats of skill and strength on the regular, by musicians like Ed Sheeran who start from singing on street corners to selling out stadiums, and by all around extraordinary people like Stephen Hawking who defy the script that was written for them as children and go on to achieve globally significant, life-changing, and previously unattainable things.

Continue reading “Don’t Give Up – Do We Mean It?”

Don’t Give Up – Do We Mean It?

Be Your Own Idol

 

Kid-President-meets-the-President-of-the-United-States-of-America-yardhype-1

 

I love seeing children meet their heroes.

 

Whenever ESPN runs a special on young athletes getting to meet their favorite sports stars, so that they can practice wrestling moves with John Cena or shoot baskets with Chris Paul, it is easy to see the influence professional athletes have on the youth, as well as the impact kids have on the competitors they court.

Continue reading “Be Your Own Idol”

Be Your Own Idol

College Students: Take a Class for No Grade

 

S059QDGBOG

 

In my last semester of undergrad, I decided to treat myself — I took my first and only course pass/no pass (or pass/fail). [If you’re unfamiliar with this, it is the option to enroll in a class and not receive a letter grade at the end of it. You either pass the course or you fail to pass the course].

Continue reading “College Students: Take a Class for No Grade”

College Students: Take a Class for No Grade