Why Not Travel?

Why Not Travel?

Note: This is Part 2 of a five-part series on why high school graduates in the United States should skip college. If you aren't young and you aren't planning to go to school, that’s cool. Please read on. There is value in this piece for anyone interested in traveling....

Why Not Skip College?

Why Not Skip College?

This is a post for any high-school or college-aged readers who are interested in doing something other than attending college. If this is you, be sure to check out parts 2, 3, 4 and 5 to the Why Not Skip College? series. Links to the other articles can be found at the...

Why Not Apprentice?

Why Not Apprentice?

Note: This is Part 3 of a 5-Part series on why high school graduates should skip college. The idea is to present ideas to high-school and college-aged students who may be looking for an alternative to a 4 year university. If this is not you, that’s cool. Please read...

Discipline is A Muscle

Discipline is A Muscle

Three Months At the beginning of this year, I made the decision to stop drinking alcohol for three months. From January to March of this year I did not drink. Aside from the obvious health benefits that come with not drinking, my biggest takeaway from this little...

Why Not Stop Giving Presents?

Why Not Stop Giving Presents?

“When I give, I give myself.” – Walt Whitman The plane lands. It taxis to the terminal and the passengers disembark. She waits in line at Immigration, passes through Customs and follows the herds of fellow travelers to Baggage Claim. She grabs her luggage and, when...

People Make the Places

People Make the Places

I have always been a hard learner. I am not the type to take your word for it if you tell me the pan is hot. I need to touch the pan, sear my finger, jump up and down screaming at how hot the fucking pan is, sheepishly look and chuckle with you as I agree that yes,...

Defense Wins Championships.

Defense Wins Championships.

For even the casual sports fan, it's no secret that defense wins championships. In this year's Super Bowl, the New England Patriots held the high-flying St. Louis Rams to three points en route to victory. In 2018, the Philadelphia Eagles, who won the Super Bowl in a...

How to Have Better Conversations… In Just Two Words

How to Have Better Conversations… In Just Two Words

"When you talk, you are only repeating what you already know. If you listen, you may learn something new."Dalai Lama XIV The key to better conversations has everything to do with you and also very little to do with you. In order to have better conversations you need...

Why Not Flip?

Why Not Flip?

"Sometimes you gotta throw yourself in the deep end."Sam Goody This one is for The 'Tucky. When is the last time you flipped? Not a house, not a cup and not your lid. I am talking about a gymnastics style front or back flip. Recently, a group of friends and I went to...

She’s Perfect.

She’s Perfect.

I am not a writer. You are reading this on my brother’s blog. He and many other people in my life are much better at writing than I am. I have written for years, but it has always been for my eyes only. Writing is very personal for me and I tend to be very guarded...

WANT YOUR NEXT ADVENTURE TO ACTUALLY FEEL LIKE AN ADVENTURE?

10 Travel Tips to Help You See More, Fear Less and Dodge Pesky Tourist Traps

WANT YOUR NEXT ADVENTURE TO ACTUALLY FEEL LIKE AN ADVENTURE?

10 Travel Tips to Help You See More, Fear Less and Dodge Pesky Tourist Traps

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