"Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle." – Plato

Category: Confessions

My Sentiments Exactly

Albert Einstein is reported to have said that the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. By this definition, the drug war is insane. We are no safer, and we are certainly less free because of concerted efforts to wage war on drugs. It’s time to […]

Mentally Weak

I have this annoying habit of learning things about myself on more than one occasion and true to form, this next moment of self-realization I’m going to share is one that I’ve had several times over: when it comes to working out, I’m such a b!#@h.

Learning Not to Give a F$%k

As we near the end of 2011 and approach 2012, there is a thought that pulses in the back of my head like a dull headache, and that headache is the realization that next year I will hit the big 3-0.  I’m going to be 30 next year. Holy Crap. Where does the time go? […]

I Like New Things

They say that as you get older, you learn more about yourself.  When I was younger, I used to think this was a strange idea.  Why the heck wouldn’t I know myself if I am the only person I’ve ever been?  Now, a little older and a little wiser (and with many mistakes made as […]

Tour Bus Confessions Part 2: On Daydreaming

*Disclaimer* This is a continuation of the random ramblings I typed on my iPhone during my trip to Korea earlier this year. If you care to see the first post, here you go. I daydream a lot. I’ve done it for about as long as I can remember. When I was younger, elementary school age […]