Tag: introspection

  • SERENITY NOW: Suffering in Silence.

    SERENITY NOW: Suffering in Silence.

    Last updated on January 30th, 2024 at 10:59 pmSo you may have noticed the blog a little lacking of late. Life hasn’t been so forgiving lately, and yes—it’s been a struggle. Whether it’s the transition to being a schoolkid’s Dad and the rigorous schedule that comes with it or the 12-hour days the 9-5 had…

  • Thirty-Four: Becoming the Man I’ve Been Looking For

    Thirty-Four: Becoming the Man I’ve Been Looking For

    Last updated on February 7th, 2024 at 07:47 pmAnd all of a sudden, the blog came to a standstill. I can’t blame it on anything in particular—I had more than enough to write about with nearly a dozen posts sitting around at about 90% complete—but things felt different. Some stories felt false. Deadlines didn’t feel…

  • Hustlin’ ’til You Drop? SOMETHING’S Gotta STOP.

    Hustlin’ ’til You Drop? SOMETHING’S Gotta STOP.

    Last updated on February 20th, 2024 at 02:53 am “Every day I’m hustlin’” — Rick Ross, “Hustlin’”, Port of Miami (2006) The other night I was typing up a storm in #blkcreatives—by far my favourite Twitter chat right now—when something caught my eye. That month’s theme was money and money management, which invariably got us…

  • A Long Kiss Goodnight to Blogging

    A Long Kiss Goodnight to Blogging

    Last updated on February 13th, 2024 at 07:10 amI hit a point where I didn’t want to write a damn word. Those who know my #BloggerLife would think me crazy—I’d built a world always filled with adventure, and opportunity was in abundant supply with each passing day. It’s a brand that’s developed over years—one shaping…

  • Hustle Game Strong

    Hustle Game Strong

    Last updated on February 8th, 2024 at 12:25 am “You feel the pressure? Man, I know the pressure.” — Drake, “Views”, Views (2016) If 2015 was the year with the world as my oyster, indulging in travel and extravagance to keep the brand growing, 2016’s the one that brought me back to Earth, life with…