Everyone feels alone, it’s fine.

I’ve learned to find value in a handful of quality friends over a crowd of people who I’m not truly connected with. I’ve learned to appreciate those relationships that manage to survive the highs and lows life, because they make you feel less alone. They make your tragedies feel less isolating and your celebrations that much more meaningful. They meet you where you are, and everyone needs that sometimes.

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How to Hustle

When you’re building something, there comes a time where you need help. You need more hands, more brains. More manpower. Having a team around you facilitates things, but only if each member has the same passion, drive and focus as you do. Find your people.

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7 Ways to Make Working Out a Habit

There are people in this world that enjoy working out. They say it produces endorphins. They say it’s addictive. I’ve never experienced this. I don’t recognize this feeling. Never felt a “runner’s high”. Don’t know that life.

If you’re like me and working out is a constant struggle for you, I have a few tips to help you make it a habit.

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State of Matter

Do you remember when it became too much? When you sat across from me and I told you I had welded a key meant for unlocking worlds. I told you there was a place for you. That it was built for you. But not just you, and not just me. It was bigger. Do you remember?

And your hands began to melt all over the table. You reached for your glass but it slid right through. I cut my finger picking up the pieces. You lost your nerve trying to put it back together. 

I shouldn’t have to apologize for starting a fire. We’re just atoms, we’re supposed to change state in heat. Vibrate faster, expand, become air. You’re going against your nature.

I can’t wait for you to grow. 

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