To Love is the greatest achievement in life.
I believe the measurement of success in my life comes down to this. Whether the sound of my soul is getting louder or whether it is dimming. I’ve learned to embrace people, actions and events that make the sound of my soul louder. Clearer. Quite simply, if a […]
Once you get past the point of expecting life to be easy, It becomes much less difficult. http://www.johnapassaroblog.com/books
It is in the crucible of optimism that the alchemy of greatness is created. It is in the blind refusal to accept the evidence of one’s own senses. And the doggedness to ignore surface rationality that miracles become reality. Miracles require an essential lunacy. A willingness to keep […]
A recovery formula from a life-changing event.
In a weird way, I wound up doing exactly what my soul already knew I would do, just in a way I never imagined.
Every parent who has had two wrestlers wrestling at the same time know the range of emotions one experiences. Now, Imagine having twins wrestle together.
Today is my birthday.
I no longer look at my birthday as the point of reference as to when I truly became alive in the timeline of my life.
The days after talking with Adam when I felt I had had enough and the fight in me started to erode, I always referred back to the silent phone calls we shared and the message he conveyed – “You put your toe on the line and you fight like hell.”
To my surprise, the best match of the dual meet, and in my opinion, the best match of the tournament, came from two equally matched, underweight, 99 pounders.