When was the last time you got on a swing? Lifted your feet off the ground, closed your eyes, and (just for a moment) felt like you were flying? When was the last time you did a cartwheel? Can you even still do one? When was the last time you truly danced – not […]Read more "Rediscovering Childlike Wonder"
Who would have thought this dumbass could write poetry? A few months ago I started to watch TED talks at work to help break up the monotony of music I had become bored with. So instead of my background noise being random beats and lyrics, it became rhetoric by scientists and authors, adventurers’ sharing their […]Read more "MADE: I Want to Be a Slam Poet"
There was an array of Fort Worth folk, from young to old, who came out to ring in the 7th Annual Dia de los Toadies Festival this Saturday at Panther Island Pavilion. With the aptly timed weather transformation this weekend, it was a nice change of pace for the locals to come out in full […]Read more "Old Loves Die-Hard: Dia de los Toadies Review"
Women have a tendency to believe that just because a guy has a penis, that immediately makes him a man. It doesn’t. In fact, the penis is a defining character of a man but capability of erection ≠ define a dude entirely. In my wide travels of the world (and the many men who inhabit it) I […]Read more "A Classification of Man"
“Oh my God, what if you wake up some day, and you’re 65 or 75, and you never got your memoir or novel written; or you didn’t go swimming in warm pools or oceans all those years because your thighs were jiggly and you have a nice big comfortable tummy; or you were just so […]Read more "Big Girls, You are Beautiful"
As of late I’ve experienced a tremendous shift in my life. I’ve often times reflected on my life and thought to myself that I’m starring in a sitcom that God would refer to as his ‘guilty pleasure show’. So I’m comparing my current life changes to the end of a sitcom’s season. The finale is […]Read more "Previously On"
I will probably be one of the only people who will ever openly admit that I unashamedly used* Tinder. And you will probably not be the first person to judge me for it. Please excuse me while I step up onto my dating soapbox for a moment. The stigma attached to Tinder is something I […]Read more "A Tinderella Story"