I always knew that I would write, I just had no idea how personal my first book, "6 Minutes Wrestling with Life", would be to me.
I love to inspire, motivate and show a different approach to dealing with or solving life's problems through my writing.
As a former athlete and current coach, I believe that in sports there are valuable life lessons that can have a tremendous impact on a young athletes life.
I pull these life lessons out from my own experiences in sport.
Hopefully I have touched you through my writing and have stirred your emotions enough to live life more fully.
You set out to achieve greatness, and you have come up short.
You met your match.
You now realize that you gave it your all, and your all just wasn’t enough.
And it hurts.
It hurts badly.
To struggle and to understand.
Never the last without the first.
People will come in and out of your life like passengers traveling on a train.
Do, or do not. There is no try. Star Wars ________ Being able to execute in the big spot is a sign of a champion. Imagine going undefeated all season, 50-0 and then losing in the state finals to a wrestler with a record of 40-10. […]
ou can only hope your rival opponent sold their souls to the weight cutting gods and have made practice only about losing weight and are now three months deep into a grueling weight cutting cycle of diminishing returns.
I will beat failure with Family, Friends, Faith, Freedom, Focus and Follow Through.
When asked when he knew there was a presence of a higher powerKobe Bryant’s response was, Until you have to pick up that crossThat you can’t carry andHe picks it up for you,And carries you and the cross,Then you know. That’s when I “knew” also.
That there really is a universal plan, a plan that goes unnoticed but for a few seconds, twice a year.
I have learned to let nature’s magical moments fuel my spirit and guide my actions.