How I Found My Heart

December 11, 2016 Tie Fighter 1

I’ve been searching. Not for something, or someone, and not for some higher truth. For the longest time I could not put my fingers on it, and yet I knew it was there, growing and being nourished. […Read more]


A Primer on Self Sufficiency

December 11, 2016 Tie Fighter 0

I don’t need much in the world. I have myself, and that is enough. Everything else is a luxury, and believe me I like luxuries. “That’s it?” That’s it, man. “What about friends, family, and […Read more]


Words for My Future Son

November 30, 2016 Tie Fighter 0

 Four years ago, if you asked me if I wanted to have children, my answer would have been a nebulous “Maybe”. I would have said something along the lines of “Hey man. Don’t ask me […Read more]


The Manifesto of Excellence

August 11, 2016 Tie Fighter 0

To my fellow men and women. To those of the “millennial” generation. To every parent, child, and citizen. Allow me this humble opinion: I respect competence, confidence, and those who dared to fail. I respect […Read more]


3 Rules of the Resilient

June 19, 2016 Tie Fighter 2

Before we begin, let me tell you something. This article is not a hipster circle jerk of positive emotions. It’s not a magic show. I’m not here to tell you that your life is groovy and gravy. […Read more]