I strive to be as open and authentic as possible. It is easier to do than you would think. You just need to take a deep breath and trust people. Trust that people will see you for all the shit you might be in and the crap you fought so hard to get out of. […]Read More When Trauma Causes Trauma and Trauma Fucks Trauma Unwillingly.
“You have to get over it. You have to just let it [depression] go!” William Zabka (aka Johnny Lawrence from Karate Kid) A couple of years ago I went to see a band I know play and the singer was friends with William Zabka. You know, the ‘bad guy’ from the Karate Kid. Apparently, the […]Read More Shit Sponge #4 (Cobra Kai Edition)
Music is so powerful. Here is my current “Fuck you, Depression! You can suck my dick! You can’t get me, Depression, because you’re just God’s farts!” playlist. Enjoy!Read More Songs For The Fog
Social media is fucked. The days of speaking with someone face-to-face are done; only knee-jerk reactions and re-posts with ill-informed commentary. I too have fallen for the narcissistic lies that we tell ourselves. We want to be heard, counted and included. And on the other hand, we find a way to require like-minded ‘followers’ and […]Read More Insignificant
“Josh! Turn off that ‘spear chucking’ music!“ – Father I heard this EVERY TIME I put a rap song on when I was younger. Evangelical leadership at its finest. Father of the year? Nope. Just fucking racist.Read More Shit Sponge #2
I never thought I could go a single day without a beer. ………… Who fucking cares? Why is not ingesting a beverage such a big deal? Sure, it makes sense to take care of myself but why tell people? Why make a big deal? Why care? Sobering up has clarified a lot around me. Without […]Read More 60 Days Dry