Enough with Your Excuses

I get to hear a lot of excuses on a fairly regular basis. You probably think your situation is unique, your circumstances different, but in reality, we are all a lot more alike than we think. Your excuse really isn't all that original and neither is the fact that you…

The Best Role Models Have Flaws

I fiercely believe in authenticity. I think being yourself and being truthful are integral components to being an inspiration. I do NOT think, being perfect is paramount to being a role model, in fact, I believe the opposite. In my opinion, portraying an image of perfection makes you unrelateable and…

Shit or Get Off the Pot

My mother had a lot of great saying when I was kid. After 25+ years in the military, many of those sayings erred on the side of blunt, vulgar and politically incorrect. Shit or get off the pot, once we became old enough to hear it, was and still is…