I heard a quip from someone years ago long before I read about Commonplacing so, unfortunately, I cannot give them credit. I vaguely remember the context as I was complaining to an older and far wiser friend about friendship woes. I wasn’t sure what I should do about a certain friend in my life that was causing…… Continue reading How to surround yourself with the best people possible.
Learn to say “thank you,” it might be the only thing you can give.
This weekend I had the opportunity to partake in a Wim Hof Method workshop. It was intense. If you aren’t familiar with “The Ice-Man” and his method check out his website. Just the welcoming picture will give you an idea of what this man is all about. The workshop itself contained everything I expected: breathing exercises, explanations…… Continue reading Learn to say “thank you,” it might be the only thing you can give.
You see a person, you admire what they’ve accomplished, you look up to them and think “I wish I could speak as well as them, I wish I had their physique, I wish I knew how to command a room like them.” I’ve come to realize that when I admire traits in people, it is…… Continue reading Respect yourself.
You are going to die, I promise.
Growing up in a traditional Mexican home, I was presented with death at a very early age. Some might take this to mean I saw gruesome and vile things. In reality, I just went to a lot of funerals. Plenty of extended family members, plenty of older members of that extended family. A 4:00 AM…… Continue reading You are going to die, I promise.
Be the next you
Stop trying to copy someone else, that’s already been done. Be yourself, no one has done that before.
Keepin’ my promises.
Always tell the truth; swallowing your pride gets easier.
Why I go to the Gym or: The Woman I Met That Made Me Want To be a Better Man.
Read all about the “Selena Kyle” of my life. Maybe not as dramatic as that.