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I’m an author from Southern California

I co-founded One Two Threads, a Los Angeles based sports and culture clothing line and Stickerholics, a custom sticker printing company.

I am also a freelance Digital Media Manager.

I follow the Los Angeles Lakers, LA Galaxy, USMNT, and Arsenal FC.

In the past…

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It feels good to hit the “publish” button again. It does.

I’ve missed the feeling deeply for the past 18 months.
Ever since the pandemic hit, I, like most people, felt like I was going to achieve great things because I had so much more time at home.

But again…

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Why do we care so much about what people think about us?

It’s something I’ve been struggling with ever since I was a kid. I never felt like I fit in even when I had friends all around me.

And what’s worse is I would try and act different, at…

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These past couple of weeks have been pretty weird for me.

I’ve had this pit/feeling in my stomach and I can’t really figure out what it is.

It could be stress.


Or both, I guess.

I have been busy and haven’t really taken some time for myself like I…

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I am, just like many other people around the world, in my house and have pretty much been locked in my house for the past week or so.

I don’t know what day it is anymore but does it really matter?

I usually work from home anyways but I like…

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I need to learn to speak up more. I’ve been working on this flaw/weakness of mine for the past few years but there are times where I regress to my old ways.

Even when I do speak up, I feel like I am not taken seriously. I feel like my…

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Throughout my childhood and into my teens, I carried around a piece of paper in my wallet that said: “be well off by 35”. It was my only goal in life other than becoming a pilot in the Air Force but my low self-esteem prevented me from achieving that goal.


INFJ. Former tour manager. Geek. Soccer. Co-Founder of Mouth Off Network. Host of the Onward and Upward podcast. Freelance writer and digital media guy.

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