A Youth Sports Wish

I had a dream Friday night. Out of the blue, with no prompting from my conscious mind, a family of stick figures presented me a story while I was sleeping. When I woke up Saturday morning and remembered the dream, I agreed with the stick figures that this is a story that should be shared.… Continue reading A Youth Sports Wish

I’m A Youth Sports Success Story And My Parents Didn’t Morph Into Aliens To Make Me One

I played all my games on Earth. Now when I venture into the realm of youth sports, it sometimes feels like I've wandered onto another planet. My youth sports career... No, let's not call it a career. Sports are not a kid's job, they're a life experience. My youth sports journey followed several distinct phases.… Continue reading I’m A Youth Sports Success Story And My Parents Didn’t Morph Into Aliens To Make Me One

I Finally Found Where My Basketball Skills Were Meant To Shine: On My Couch

The early morning practices, arriving in the dark. Shooting threes in the gym until my fingers bled. The pain and glory of my Junior High basketball career has finally brought me to this point, this pinnacle of my life in basketball. I'm having a BLAST cheering on the Creighton Bluejays Basketball team from the comfort… Continue reading I Finally Found Where My Basketball Skills Were Meant To Shine: On My Couch