This month I read SCUM Manifesto by Valerie Solanas and give you my grade school book report by the end of the month. Continue reading Books by their cover: SCUM Manifesto
Nothing feels so first world as taking your car to a 100% hand wash. It’s difficult to look at car washes the same after Breaking Bad. No it doesn’t make any sense that a hand wash can employ as many people as it does and still turn a profit without being a embezzling front for drug money. It’s 81 degrees outside in the … Continue reading The Car wash.
Life, death, and time are the three components of life. Someone at work said the most valuable thing you can give someone is your time. Each day that I show up to work I am exchanging a day of my life.. Since it is all finite with unforeseen expiry dates, it seems like such a huge price to pay for a paycheck. I can never … Continue reading Life, death, time, and looking on the brighter side.
So catching up on some journaling, and what do you know, Fridays topic was to reflect on my weeks worth of journaling. Laugh out loud. Reflect on what this newfound practice has been like. It’s been a pain in my ass. I’ve gotten so used to writing on my own terms, when I felt like it that it’s hard to break that habit and force … Continue reading Emulation is the best form of self improvement
“The way of a superior man is three-fold: virtuous, he is free from anxieties; wise, he is free from perplexities; bold, he is free from fear.” –Confucius “Manhood is the defeat of childhood narcissism.” –David Gilmore Wow, I’m really screwed then. I am constantly riddled with anxieties about everything. Having enough money, am I eating the right foods, do I exercise enough, am I doing … Continue reading Quotes on Being a Man
Jan 10th, 2014 Dear Grandma, Hi grandma, it’s been awhile. It’s been so long I don’t even know what to call you. Grandma sounds weird, calling you Mitzi is too impersonal, and Mrs. Roberts was my mom’s name and is now my wife’s name. So lets just call you Gran, I like that. I saw it in an Australian comedy called Angry Boys, I don’t … Continue reading Letter to A Loved One
Yes, journaling, like a diary for a man. I often visit a site called artofmanliness.com to help improve my manly skills. I know, I’m already a ruggedly handsome gentleman with manliness in spades, but everyone has to brush up on their skills occasionally and as they say, practice makes perfect. So if you followed the link I posted you will get a basic idea of … Continue reading 31 Days of Journaling