News and Hearsay — life
Happy New Year!!!. Aren't you glad to see this year? I sure am. Is been a while folks. Been on a long hiatus. A number of reasons including procrastination has made it impossible for me to write anything. Well for starters I finally had that surgery for my torn ACL (Never playing football again... I am a soccer person... What the heck was I thinking?). And the surgery though it was necessary was far more incapacitating than the injury itself. For a week I was in pretty impressive pain and my knee was so swollen you could hear the fluid...
Imagine you are at the gym, working up a sweat at the ellipticals, and you happen to catch a glance of a really attractive lady. Basically, at that moment, you are 100% certain this is the most attractive human being you've ever seen. Naturally, your instincts take over. You are busy scheming how to approach her and strike up a conversation that would lead to the proverbial exchange of phone numbers. Unfortunately, in the midst of all this scheming, doubt starts to creep in. Doubt in the form of reason. You tell yourself it is probably inappropriate to approach someone...
Is been almost 4 years since I last kicked a soccer ball. And before that, it's been off and on with soccer. I started loosing interest in soccer about 10 years ago. Not really sure why and I kinda regret it. Aside from enjoying the competitive nature of soccer, the fitness benefits of soccer were undeniable. I was in pretty good shape during my soccer days. Ever since the loss of interest , I've felt sluggish . Sure would be nice to resuscitate my interest in the game.