Never, Ever Go To The Lake When The Moon is Full
"Never, ever go to the lake when the moon is full.” That was what the note said, the note that the caretaker slid under the door of our villa. The note was made out of blue-lined paper and lightly scented with vanilla, and the writing on it was cursive and concise. It read:
- Second Place in Coming of Age Challenge
I Got Brutally Knocked Out—And It Was The Best Thing That Ever Happened To Me
When I was twenty years old, I got brutally knocked out in front of my friends and family. Let me take you back to the worst night of my life. The year was June 2016, and I was in the Air Force. I was working an eight-to-five job as a storeman, but my real passion was mixed-martial arts. I had spent most of my teenage years in a grungy fight gym learning The Way of the Fist, and by the time my twenties rolled around, I was already an accomplished amateur fighter with a record of three wins and no losses. I was an undefeated rising star poised to take the pugilistic world by storm. My confidence was at an all-time high.
Home means different things to different people There are some among us who are content with nothing but a place to sleep
I Got Fired From “The Apprentice” — But I’m Proud I Tried
If you’re reading this, it means that I’ve already been fired. The beginning of the end came when I applied to be a contestant for the latest season of “The Apprentice.” For those who don’t know, “The Apprentice” is a reality-TV series that pits sixteen contestants against one another in a string of business challenges. Needless to say, corporate skills play a huge role in one’s success on the show.
I Suffered From Psychosis After Starring On "The Apprentice"
Mental illness runs in my family. My mum has suffered from Type 1 Bipolar Disorder (the type that comes with full-blown mania and hallucinations) for as long as I can remember. The icing on top of the poop-cake is the fact that I have suicides on both sides of the family, and I myself have been diagnosed with ADHD.