Despite a six-month writing slump, I remain as Truthologic as ever, and would like to share with you some thoughts as we enjoy this year-end holiday season. By no means do I want to put a damper on your celebration; I am simply serving up some food for thought as we give pause and gear up for the new year ahead.
Happy Father’s Day to all the Dads out there! Hope you all have a great day celebrating with your families. Please do NOT take this day for granted and enjoy every moment!
Sadly, I just learned that a friend of mine – a proud father of 3 young children – was recently diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes. Continue reading
As I stand here, about to face my imminent demise, I would like to reflect upon my short life on earth. I was taken away from my mother shortly after I was born and never saw her again. I will never know who my birth father is. I am only 5 years young….but I am tired, weak and ready to die. Continue reading
Last week marked the 4-year anniversary of the inception of my dietary transformation. It’s hard for me to believe that 4 whole years have passed and, while my new eating habits have since become second nature, I’m as surprised as anyone that I made such a drastic life change. Sometimes I wonder whether I truly remodeled my belief system, or if this was my existing ideology all along, waiting patiently for the right time and place to manifest. Either way, my commitment to the program is as strong as ever and I do not envision myself regressing. To honor my 4-year-old quest, I am dedicating this piece to examine what could have possibly motivated me to make such a dramatic transformation and why I have stuck with it. Continue reading
I want to take this opportunity to reach out and let you know what a profound impact you are having on our shared quality of life.
I feel like I’m being held personally responsible for what you put inside of me and, ultimately, I’m cleaning up your mess. It is unfair. I know what you are thinking….I do growl from time to time when I’m empty and hungry, but you really ought to use some discretion before sending things down here! Continue reading
2014 has been an extremely busy year thus far and I feel like I have been carrying around some extra weight. After hovering around 200 lbs for the past several months, I set a goal earlier this year to reach 190 by this Summer. Despite consistently making quality food choices, limiting my portion sizes and exercising regularly, my weight does not seem to be responding as I have come to expect. Continue reading