My Weight Loss Journey of Over Ten Years

About three and a half years ago, I began my weight loss journey when I reached the point where I was officially Morbidly Obese.

The Marriage Experiment and the End of an Era

For the first 8 years of my relationship with Kati, I was stubbornly anti-marriage. We spent years working on our relationship, and it hasn’t gone to waste.

One Year Later and Still Giving No Shits

Today is my 33rd birthday, and birthdays always seem to be good times for reflection on where I am and how I got there.

Magic: The Gathering Changed My Life

I’ve been playing Magic: The Gathering on and off for over 20 years now. It’s had a significant impact on my life since I was 12 years old.

Giving a Shit: Depression, Stress, and Emptiness

I had a pair of nervous breakdowns within the last 12 months. I try to care about everything I do, but giving a shit about too many things was killing me.

Education vs. Compensation

Do I take a position where I’d earn the most and have a lofty title, or do I take the job with lower compensation, but where I can learn cool new things?

My Ideal Job, the Guidance Counselor Question

“What would you do if you didn’t need money?” is the age-old guidance counselor question. I came up with three jobs for it today, with surprising results.

My Wish List – Christmas, Birthdays, etc.

I’m very grateful for everything I have and all the people that love me and want to give me a gift. But I don’t really need anything. Here is my wish list.

Mental Illness, Bullying and Weapons in School

In third grade, I brought a knife to school with the intention to stab my bullies. No one was harmed, but the mental illness of anxiety is still present.

Lessons from My Terrible Websites of Long Ago

I dug up some of the terrible websites I made as a teenager. First I was nostalgic. Then I was horrified. It’s amazing how much changes in 10-15 years.