Musings, ponderings and various observations on the intersection of BJJ/Martial arts training and the living of life. I have no inclination toward either political correctness or correct spelling. This blog, such as it is, remains fundamentally an unfiltered gush of thought ... both raw and unpolished.
Connecting meaningfully with people is a big part of what life is all about. Many of our meetings occur through happenstance, through work, through the interests, sports and passions we share … some of these meetings mature into strong and positive relationships - others are kind of neutral in nature and some may even prove to be toxic. Learning to shed ourselves of the unhealthy relationships is an important part of becoming happier in life. Like attracts like … usually. As we get older, if we live correctly we gain wisdom and we learn to become more discerning in who we have in our lives. We should be discerning about a lot of things; how we spend our time, what we eat, how we live and perhaps, above all … who we spend our time with. Lose the baggage … make room for better people; and a better life. The sands of time, stop for no-one … JBW