Published by admin on November 3, 2017

Freshly squeezed on ej

Check it out! https://www.elephantjournal.com/2017/11/how-the-scars-of-boyhood-lead-to-closed-off-men/

Published by admin on October 23, 2017

How I Became an Emotionally Closed-Off Man

  I forgot that I had my own “me, too” story. And that’s quite telling.   I was in junior high school. I was young for my age, and short and scrawny. Not an auspicious beginning to an otherwise already difficult period for most young people. I was in “P.E.” class–which was coed. We were all in…

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Published by admin on September 28, 2017

Making Magic at the Bank (of course this story involves a woman)

  Don’t worry… I didn’t rob it. But I did break an old pattern today. Usually, when I cross paths with a beautiful woman, who happens to be a complete stranger, I don’t know what to say. On a good day, I’ll smile and say, “hey,” and then quickly go back to staring at my…

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Published by admin on September 15, 2017

The Paradox of being “Somebody”

  Life is confusing. At least, it can be. I think a major question is how we confront two “truths” which seem to be in conflict. Paradox. For example, on one hand, we have this desire to be “somebody.” Or, perhaps, more accurately, a desire not to be nobody (i.e., nothing). But we also have…

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Published by admin on September 2, 2017

The Magic of the Open Road

  I slept in my car on the top of a hill on the outskirts of Albuquerque last night. In my head, I was somewhat worried. The guy I met (and partied with) at Marble Brewery was cautioning me against it. Where does this fear come from? It’s like the phantom “boogie man” of my…

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Published by admin on August 31, 2017

The Case for “Zero Tolerance” of Racism from Police Departments

I’m sick of being upset. Today, I posted a meme: Important PSA: Every police department in the U.S. is to be considered racist until further notice. #zerotolerance   Enough is enough. I refuse to watch blatant racism from our men and women in blue, followed by what equates to slaps on the wrist and lip…

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Published by admin on August 21, 2017

Awakening America’s Sleeping Giant: Guardians of the Galaxy

Just posted on elephant journal: Come take a look!   Thxoxo, Alex    

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