A Newfound Perspective

by Willie on March 30, 2016

in Daily

This past weekend, I went home to Memphis. Most people don’t know this but I have a love/hate relationship with the city. It’s my birthplace but it’s a place of bad memories. So many things happened in that city. Some good. Some bad. The bad just kind of consumed me and I wanted a fresh […]

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After a long discussion with Angela over the holiday weekend, I’ve realized that the blog in its’ current state is starting to suffer. I’ll post frequently one week and infrequently the next week. This erratic schedule is mostly coming from my lack of skills as a writer. The posts that you’ve seen on the blog […]


This past weekend, Angela and I took a homecoming trip back to my hometown of Memphis. I have a love/hate relationship with the city because of all the past experiences that I still hold on to. It’s not the city itself that caused those experiences. It’s just that the city is a placeholder for those […]


Welcome Home

by Willie on December 15, 2014

in Daily, Week In The Life

It’s been a over a week since running my marathon in Memphis. Before I ran the marathon, I knew that I would be taking some time off from working out. I want to give my body time to relax and refresh. We left Memphis on Monday and it was a long eight hour drive back […]


It’s Sunday December 7, 2014 and I am officially a marathoner! Let’s rewind to yesterday to explain how that happened. On December 6, 2014, we woke up at 4:45am to get to downtown Memphis before the 5K started at 7:15. We didn’t know what the parking situation would be so we got downtown early. We […]


It’s Friday night, the night after Thanksgiving,  as I write this blog post. I’m watching my goddaughter tonight and felt inspired to write a blog post. In this time of giving thanks, I felt need to talk about some of the things that I’m thankful for. I’m thankful for my wife, Angela. Without her, I […]