Essays, meditations, personal contemplation and thoughts meant to inspire conversation and reflection.

My story of addiction

You can change your world, I promise you. There is a place in you untouched, unravaged, unbroken. The walls mean nothing. This life is beautiful, and lest you forget, yours is beautiful too.

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How to be a gentleman

We are given opportunities everyday to meet the eyes of women, to lift ourselves from boyhood and show our own strength and good character. To display our intelligence and charm and courage. To lead other men and show them a better way.

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Confidence

True confidence arises from the realization that you are not your mind, but something that is untouchable, something that cannot be threatened and needs no validation.

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What am I responsible for today?

It is about immersing myself in the necessary motions towards my goals and seeing the fog lift. This is about progress, not perfection. This isn't about excuses. This is about gratitude for how much i have lived, how much I have, but realizing how much farther I want to go.

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An old man tells me about his dog

They passed without really seeing him, as he wished. No one needed know his loneliness, of this he was sure–which is a hard belief in all men, especially the old.

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