Texas

The stars at night, are big and bright. Deep in the heart of Texas...
The stars at night, are big and bright. Deep in the heart of Texas…
My decision to come to Houston at the end of my so-called summer was probably the best thing that I decided to do. I needed to literally get away from everyone. Prior to me arriving in Houston, I went home to visit family. I am not sure what your experience is about going home, but usually for me it is bittersweet. I love going home, however I don’t come home to be  inundated with questions about what I am going to do with my life. I didn’t know when i first left for college, and I am still figuring it out. When I go home, I usually want to do the following in no particular order; see family, friends, and spend time with my brothers and parents. However, it seemed to me that everyone I visited knew about my current crisis. It is what it is. I had someone tell me that I should take the classes over. Sorry, I’ve taken the same class three times. I think after the second attempt I should have stopped wasting my time and money then and focused my time figuring out what I really want to do with my life. Besides, I was miserable.This is why I am even starting this blog. To get out what is in my head, and figure out what I want to do with my life. That sounds like pretty much every other blog out today right? So I won’t say that. My goal with this blog is to draw you all with insight into the things I find interesting and maybe help you figure something out along the way. My interests include baseball, health care, relationships, food, fitness, communication, gaming, travel. But I digress.

Houston. In the two times that I have had the pleasure of being down here I realize that I enjoy this city, and this state. I hate highway 59 though. I think that part of the reason that I like it so much is because of how different this is from the mid-west. Unfortunately, I have been a mid westerner all my life and I have always felt out of place there. (I knew from very early on that I had no real desire to stay in the mid west). Note: I need to stay on topic. One of my best friends and mentor has been crazy enough to befriend me over the years, and I must say he’s been a big help for me. He’s been helping me sort through a lot of things that I probably should and shouldn’t do. This is part of the reason for me writing this blog. He suggested I begin one, I read that it was something good to do in a book, and I don’t know what else I can do right now to help me figure this out anymore. So this blog, begin I do.

Far From Idle

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