Monthly Archives: July 2013

Is It Worth the Cost?

So often I’ve believed in a dream with everything I’ve had, and in my hope, set goals to see it come true—only to end up watching it fail before my eyes. I’ve felt like a boy who spends a summer … Continue reading

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Don’t Quit

I wonder how many negative thoughts bombard an athlete in the span of a two-and-a-half hour practice? Five? A dozen? For me, I’d put it in the hundreds. Maybe the thousands. These are thoughts telling me that I’m not worth … Continue reading

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A Call to Rest

My grandfather was an engineer in the Army in World War II. He was promoted to sergeant. In the days just before the Army pushed across the Rhine into Germany, he was put in charge of clearing a road of … Continue reading

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