My Hero

My hero is 6’8″ and 200lbs. He’s the strongest man I’ve ever met. I’ve seen him singlehandedly lift stoves and 40″ cabinets. He was born with 30/2o vision. He never gets sick, and he functions well on less than six hours of sleep each night. He also catches thieves and champions the weak from time to…

Growing Up Poor – Life Lessons Pt. 1

TL;DR; I grew up dirt poor and learned a lot of hard life lessons.     When my family immigrated to Vancouver, Canada, in the 90s, we spent the first year and a half living in the same building as drug dealers, prostitutes, and other seedy types. It was a moldy, decrepit building on the…