Shout-out: Everyone is going through something (Kevin Love)

Hello all! Our Saturday morning shout-outs highlight a post/article/book/other that I’ve come across lately that deserves exactly that: a ‘shout-out.’ The goal here is to hopefully introduce my readers to other authors or bloggers that have had an impact on me, my writing, and my life.   This week’s shout-out is: Everyone is going through something by Kevin Love via the Player’s Tribune.   I know this article has received a great deal of press coverage far beyond whatever ‘spike’ this Shout-out will provide… However –   This article is quite possibly the most impactful I’ve read in the last 12 months.    Kevin Love is a professional basketball player currently with the Cleveland Cavaliers and his article recounts the events around a panic attack he suffered during a regular season game in the NBA (National Basketball Association). This was the first panic attack he had suffered and Love had […]

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Cathartic reflections on an anxiety riddled 7-months

I wrote what’s below at 10:00 pm on day-2 of our recent beach vacation (also 2 days after completing the acquisition of MFD). I went back-and-forth on whether or not to publish this article. Perhaps it would be best served as just a personal exercise for me getting some of these thoughts out of my head and onto the page, but… Anxiety has been something I’ve dealt with indirectly for a decent amount of time, and although this was my first real bout, many people we know have gone toe-to-toe with the anxiety foe at one time or another. If you can relate, maybe this will speak to you. If not, I’ll be back to the financial posts and uplifting (attempting) humorous posts next week. As always, thanks for being here!   -Mike   (ps- it takes a couple paragraphs for me to find some traction. Bear with me)   […]

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