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To Wear the Polo or Not

3 Jan

As I head back to school in the New Year, I realize that I tend to be a pretty uptight guy…always have to get things done early, need to always look presentable, little time for fun and little humor when deadlines are approaching. One of the big testaments to me being uptight is the way I dress. A lot of my friends wear t-shirts or sweatshirts on a daily basis. I, on the other hand, do not. I prefer to wear polos (unless, of course, it’s a dress-down day for me…like Sunday). But why? Why do I feel the need to wear that polo everyday? Continue reading


Catching Up through Meeting Up

30 Dec

Life. It tends to get in the way of what we really want to do. Sometimes, life gets in the way of hanging out with friends. One of my best friends ended up moving away…like…moved to an entirely different state in an entirely different part of the country (moved to Texas from Illinois). As you can imagine, we ended up losing contact for a while and resorted to texting and Facebook (or MySpace back in the day). As you can imagine, that’s not exactly the same as seeing them every day and talking with them. Continue reading

Bad Hair Day

30 Dec

Sometimes, you wake up and can instantly tell your hair isn’t going to cooperate with you for the day. Unfortunately for us, these days tend to be on some of the most important days of our lives. It ranges from me trying to get the right spike in my hair and having the rest of my hair lay completely flat to girls needing that perfect ponytail and bangs. Sadly, there are days when our hair just doesn’t want to cooperate with us- and we have to deal with that. Continue reading