The People in Towns You’re Just Passing Through

Innate to all of us is a desire to matter; a yearning to be important. When we're just passing through a town to our next destination, however, it seems less important to impress these people. Why convince these people who you may never run into again of your significance? As the Daily Stoic reminded me … Continue reading The People in Towns You’re Just Passing Through

An Unexpected Promotion

It is difficult being stoic sometimes. I've trained myself to not worry about the things I cannot control. To a certain extent, I succeed. This last week put these feelings to the test. When I mentioned that there would be a John Hansen Brazilian Jiu Jitsu seminar to my wife on Saturday, and that Cody … Continue reading An Unexpected Promotion