Ode to my life (Day 7)

I was born a son that became a brother. A soldier who became a College graduate; twice a boyfriend/lover that turn into a father; twice. But missed the role of husband; shame. a high school basketball player(center); 1 season Tae Kwon Do student(Blue Belt); fought a Korean boxer and got silver. wrestling champion (bronze); never got the medal they owed me. 5k color runner(twice); never … Continue reading Ode to my life (Day 7)

Pushup Challenge

Purple Hearts Foundation

I am a weirdo to be making pushup challenge video after work. I definitely get a few onlooker not sure what I am doing now.  If they want to say anything about me; say I am  unpredictable.  That could get me killed sooner or later. So the latest endeavor was inspired by an associate, Brittknee, doing a pushup challenge sponsored  by the Purple Hearts Foundation. I was unaware of this movement so, I researched it. The 22 pushup challenge movement is about 22 veterans per day commit suicide in the US. So, citizens perform 22 pushups for 22 days to promote the movement suicide prevention.  I saw this movement as a worthy cause. So, I started making pushup video to journal my progress. When I reached the 11th day, I started recording my pushups videos at different locations.  Being a veteran, I can relate to their struggle with civilian life.

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