Category Archives: Soccer

Lessons Learned From Coaching

For this week’s challenge, I invite you to breathe new life into the established genre of the end-of-year countdown list. – Daily Post Weekly Challenge The weekly writing challenge was to come up with some sort of list or count … Continue reading

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Anyone Notice I Was Gone?

Did anyone notice I was missing in action?? It’s been awhile since I have posted and I have missed it so I have decided I am going to try and post on a regular basis again. Hope I still have … Continue reading

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Motivational Factors

When was the last time someone told you they were proud of you? – Daily Prompt I’m not sure the exact time I was last told someone was proud of me. I am sure it was my wife. But as … Continue reading

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Starting Over

Weekly Writing Challenge – In this week’s writing challenge, we’re asking you to write a short piece of creative writing (fiction/poetry/prose poetry/freeform mindjazz/whatever floats your boat) on the theme of Starting Over. When I read the challenge of writing about starting … Continue reading

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Indoor Soccer Season Is Here!

Today is the start of a new sports season at the YMCA. It’s the first day of practice for indoor soccer. I am coaching a group of 5 and 6 year olds. I enjoy coaching and working with the kids. … Continue reading

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Positively Impacting Lives

Tell us about a teacher who had a real impact on your life, either for the better or the worse. How is your life different today because of him or her? – Daily Prompt I recently found myself being thankful … Continue reading

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Five Events That Shaped Me in 2012

As we come to the end of 2012 it’s a good time to look back and think about the important events that happened during the year that helped shape who we are. For me some of those important happenings are … Continue reading

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