“Everything that kills me…”

makes me feel ALIVE." The first time I heard 'Counting Stars', written by One Republic guitarist Ryan Tedder, I realized I wasn't alone. While all art is subject to individual interpretation, in my mind this song translated an understanding of my love/hate relationship with my rampant side and I was grateful to have it spun into song form. … Continue reading “Everything that kills me…”

The past is for utilizing

Did anybody ever accuse you of "living in the past"? I ask because maybe you also have the gift okay, sometimes curse, of expansive recall and I was curious as to whether it's caused you to be the target of that demeaning 4 word allegation due to what I have come to acknowledge as a … Continue reading The past is for utilizing

Finding your answers

Weight loss is some tricky shit. Well, it seems like it's some tricky shit anyway. Truthfully, it's not the actual weight loss itself that's tricky, because that's a pretty cut and dry matter, but if you tell that to somebody who is in the midst of a weight loss struggle don't expect them to agree. … Continue reading Finding your answers

Your beast- your beat

"So don't you try to tame the lionJust to ride on the horizonCan somebody let the beast out, babyYeah, we all hide our desireAnd then we feel the beat like fireWill somebody let the beast out, baby" The Lion The Beast The Beat -written by Grace Potter The first time I heard The Lion The … Continue reading Your beast- your beat

Connecting with your beast

As a lover of spiritual symbolism, it's no surprise that the movie Avatar is one of my favorites. Perhaps that's also because the movie is described as an "action adventure journey of self discovery" which happens to be an attitude about our lives in general that I aspire to encourage. And while we're expected to exist day-to-day in "reality" … Continue reading Connecting with your beast

Does Drunk=Wasted?

If you're a reader who wants to get to the meat of the matter without wading through the added words it may require for me to dissect my abstract observations and mystical mind wanderings in order to arrive at my conclusion, I'm going to answer that question. After all, I have spent the last 30 … Continue reading Does Drunk=Wasted?