I've recently been turned onto the importance of keeping a journal to support self-reflection and track progress in an individual's personal thoughts and goals. I purchased a moleskine journal and I…Continue
"I need only share the datelines for my journal to show you why it's so special. Samples below:
March 5, 2012 -- Nice, France
March 7, 2012 -- Monte Carlo, Monaco
March 22, 2012 -- Barcelona, Spain
April 1, 2012 -- Florence, Italy
I've recently been turned onto the importance of keeping a journal to support self-reflection and track progress in an individual's personal thoughts and goals. I purchased a moleskine journal and I plan to write creative pieces, thoughts/dreams, quotes and goals pertaining to my own life as they come to me and I progress with them.ITT: Share your favorite journal entry (or excerpt) from your own collection, and describe its importance to you. Cheers,See More
"It's an iconic image, that I think was originally a "naughty" tongue-in-cheek assertion of masculine status in the days of military and naval hell-raising circa 1900-1960. The flash that went along with the pinup girls revolved around…"
""Not having kids" is the opposite of an investment ... like not asking out that smoking-hot-girl because it might've cost you a couple of bucks. Experience is its own reward. If not-doing-something qualifies as your best…"
"Best investment ever: not having kids. Had a vasectomy when I was 22. 1 time $500 expense (insurance paid the rest) vs. cost of kids. $$$$$$$$$
Worst investment ever: buying an expensive solar panel that never paid for…"
"I think this anecdote has value: First of all, I'm straight. But I have been approached and hit on/flirted with by gay guys many times. Had a few guys offer to buy me a drink in a very obvious way. Had guys just come up…"
Hey guys,Just curious, do any of you have any mental routines (thoughts, meditations) you go through to prepare your mind before you compete, drill etc.? I know how to warm up my body well enough, but as a BJJ white belt, once I get grappling, I have a hard time slowing down my mind down and focusing on my next move. I am told that every white belt is a spaz and this will change over time, but if you guys have any wisdom to share about this, I would be happy to learn from you.See More