Make It (work, rain, count, etc.)

Alright, y’all. Buckle up. We’re going to dig deep here, folks. This is a discussion that’s been burning me up for a while now and I think it’ll be good for both of us if I just go ahead and say it.

A couple weeks ago, I showed up to practice where we were down two members. This is not an uncommon occurrence; sometimes it’s difficult to nail four people with jobs and families down on a weekday. It’s not a big deal, we all get along really well and if practice turns into a few beers and some conversation, there’s a good chance something good will come of it.

This particular night, I felt compelled to start asking the tough questions, for reasons that will be made clear. We were a couple beers down and suddenly I blurted out “What are we doing, DK?” Continue reading

Bridging the Gap

Boy, it’s been a while. And I could go on about this and that, but we all know excuses are like assholes, etc. You’re my accountability partner, so you know what I’m going to say and you’re not having any of it.

I do, however, have quite a bit on deck to talk about and part of me wants to dive right in, but the events of the past week still have me reeling and I think we should start there. So dig in, folks, we’re getting political again! Continue reading