This Is My Authentic Life

This Is My Authentic Life

I have written about a lot of things over my almost 45 years on this planet. From what I was going to have for lunch in first grade to boy and girl crushes in a journal in eighth grade, to love, to heartbreak, to sports, to business, to 45 page capstone thesis papers,...
Be Brave. Just Show Up.

Be Brave. Just Show Up.

There comes a day when it gets hard to find courage just to get out of bed. You struggle against your own ambition, the drain on your internal clock. Your energy zapped and depleted. The weather even feels cold and unforgiving. You lay there and hit the snooze button....
Three rules for my legacy

Three rules for my legacy

Be Honest. Be Grateful. Be Present.   When I was a kid, I was told to always tell the truth even if it was hard. My mom made me understand that sentiment very quickly. I remember not telling the truth about doing a chore and she helped me to understand that if I...
I’ve Got your Back…Regardless

I’ve Got your Back…Regardless

I have been on the road a lot lately, logging miles like it’s my job. I am no stranger to a 5-hour drive, 2-3 hours of work, and a 5-hour drive back home. Even leaving at 10am to return at 3am the next morning isn’t odd anymore. Why? Well, let’s just...