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Post Originally Appeared on Thought Catalog Recently a friend of mine told me that as human beings we spend the first half of our lives collecting, and the second half of our lives determining what to keep. Having just celebrated my 39th birthday these words hit home and it got me thinking about the lessons…

Read more 38 Lessons That Took 38 Years For Me To Learn – Originally appeared on Thought Catalog

Photo Courtesy of Mitchell Jordan Growing up my dreams would always start the same way, with me being brave enough to put myself out into the world. Unfortunately, these dreams would also always end the same way, riddled with fear and the realization that I would never have the courage to do any of the…

Read more WHEN PASSION & STRENGTH IS NOT ENOUGH – Originally appeared in Thrive Global

Post originally appeared on Thrive Global / Arianna Huffington´s new wellness space Throughout high school, college and for close to a decade after, drinking with my buddies was “standard operating procedure”. It was what we did. Whether at a bar, a party, a BBQ, or just sitting around, odds were high that alcohol was present,…

Read more HOW LIFE HAS CHANGED SINCE I STOPPED DRINKING – Originally appeared in Thrive Global