basketball, growing up, skill, tebow, washed-up, working on my craft

Day of Advent

Everyone loves an underdog. What makes it so inspirational is that they beat the odds despite their inadequacies. The underdog never quite matches up. On paper they don't even compare. Think George Mason   in 2006, Matt Saracen, Susan Boyle, Lone Survivor, Jesse Ventura, the Utah Jazz, Justin Bieber, Ricky Martin, Kanye, Channing Tatum, David and Goliath,… Continue reading Day of Advent

luck, pop culture, skill, sports

What do you do?

This is insane. French people are insane. I Believe I can Fly ( flight of the frenchies). Trailer from sebastien montaz-rosset on Vimeo."So, what do you do?" "I live on the edge of a blade everyday.""What do you mean?""I, uh, try to fly..."

Be a man, family, growing up, No, nostalgia, skill, voices

Uncle Dave-O

I have a nephew, Ethan, who I call  E-O. Without anyone telling him, he called me Dave-O right back. He is maybe four or five? Super smart kid, naturally funny, and he likes me-- a perfect candidate to become just like me. Puuurrfect.We were on a family hike near Provo, going to some falls, when I realized… Continue reading Uncle Dave-O