Category Archives: things of inspiration

Go For It

“How’d it go today?” That’s generally how I greet people when they stop by my desk to return equipment. You see, I work at my school’s recreation center managing the front desk and Gear Up, the place where patrons can … Continue reading

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Astronautalis Has Confidence

Firstly: This video has salty language. You have been warned. Yesterday I talked about acting out of fear and confidence, and today I watched this video of Astronautalis playing his song “Short Term Memory Loss” live. In the beginning of … Continue reading

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Trading Stories

I respect people who can tell a good story. There’s something that entices me about people blessed with this gift. Their ability to draw me in and convey emotions with their words always keeps me coming back for more. I … Continue reading

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Man On Wire

I just finished watching the 2008 documentary Man On Wire. Have you ever been atop a tall mountain and laid on your stomach to peer down at the valley below? I have, and it scares the crap out of me. … Continue reading

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Tuesdays In Paris

Most people get a case of the “Mondays” every week, but I get a case of the “Tuesdays.” This problem only affects a few of us out there, but I swear it has to be at least three times worse … Continue reading

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What Baffled Gabe

When you work a front desk job during college you have a lot of time to spend sailing the channels of the Internet. I’ve recently fallen in love with Adventure Journal because it covers a wide array of adventurous activities … Continue reading

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Musical Cynicism

Lately I’ve fallen prey to what I deem “musical cynicism” (or MC for short). MC is a tricky thing because to some degree it exists in everyone. We all have tendencies towards certain types of music more than others, thus … Continue reading

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