Maintaining strong friendships after age 30 is difficult, but with effort from both parties, they can survive and thrive.
A walk-on quarterback who was rejected and ignored by all, and who turned down Saban and Alabama to become a gunslinger on the Palouse, sealed his fate with a storybook ending in the Alamo Bowl.
An exceptionally beautiful and luxurious setting cannot make up for the blasé state of the food at The Pool.
Five of my current favorite podcasts, covering culture, news, and politics.
A pure joy – that’s the best way I can describe A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles. Not only will you learn lessons in sophistication, but more importantly, what it means to have purpose.
Last winter I ventured to Ivan Ramen, and it didn’t disappoint. With temperatures in New York City dropping again below 50 degrees on a consistent basis, ramen recently called back. […]
As I near the end of my 30th year, which I bemoaned in a previous post (A Letter To My 60-Year Old Self), I am making a concerted effort to […]
The United States midterm elections take place on Tuesday, November 6. If you have not already done so, you should review the candidates appearing on your ballot at http://www.vote411.org. This […]
Many may know this fact by now, but Stephen King, the decorated novelist, once wrote a non-fiction book. Although I am fairly late to the game, considering he published On […]
This past week, Kevin Durant showed Seattle some love. It was the city where he started his career after the Sonics drafted him with the second overall pick in the […]
What a delightful read. I purchased this book at an independent bookstore in Austin, Texas (BookPeople). Nothing about it screams Austin, nor does it have anything to do with Texas […]
Much has been said about George Orwell’s classic, 1984, as of late. This dystopian novel has recently shot to the top of the bestseller list in the current age of […]
Felix Hernandez has always been one of my favorite ballplayers. Ever since entering the Show in 2005 as a 19 year old, he has dominated Major League Baseball (MLB) hitters. […]
When the sun reigns supreme In the city of king beings The streets come alive With workers out by five Outdoor dining and drinking Whether on rooftops or streets, […]
Would it live up to the hype? Before a recent trip to Chicago, multiple people and restaurant reviewers recommended Girl & the Goat as a must-try. Their menu constantly seems […]
Sleep and I have never cooperated. When Arianna Huffington published a book called The Sleep Revolution in 2016, I barely flinched. Who needs sleep? As Nas ingrained in me from a young […]