The Reason behind the Grind   My brother sent me the link to this video quite a while ago, I think he knew it would impact me, but I don't think he knew how much it would move me.  I get so focused on work, and have a hard time shutting it off, and it's easy to "be wore … Continue reading The Reason behind the Grind


Fear vs Panic

In one of my favorite movies, Chasing Mavericks, Jay and Frosty are diving in the water practicing holding their breath ( Jay needs to get to four minutes to even consider surfing the Mavericks) and as the are about to come up for air, a great white shark swims above them.  Jay panics.  When they … Continue reading Fear vs Panic

Hunting, family, wilderness, & restoration

Hunting, family, wilderness, & restoration is how I classify the past week.  Reflecting all I can think is, "Man I needed that." I woke early Saturday morning, trying to get ready in the dark while my family slept in the one room log cabin.  It's off the grid and quiet as can be unless the … Continue reading Hunting, family, wilderness, & restoration

Beauty to Rescue

There is a storyline that's really been troubling me.  You know the story.  It starts with a mans man.  He has a beautiful wife.  Wife is killed.  Man avenges wife death with a heroic, awe-inspiring, knock out drag out fight where he finally destroys his enemy and avenges her death.  The problem...She's still dead.  She's … Continue reading Beauty to Rescue