Why it’s so difficult for an athlete to release her sport.

I’ve played soccer consistently since I was 4 years old. Starting at GBYSA, moving through to Boca United Football Club, Team Boca, American Heritage Delray’s middle school school team, Treasure Mountain’s freshman team, and Boca Raton Community High School’s JV & Varsity teams. For the longest time, I thought I stopped playing soccer once I…

To my brother.

Something struck me the other day, and I’m not really sure where it came from. The mind is kind of crazy that way, huh? We have these epiphanies about parts of our life that we weren’t even consciously thinking about, but suddenly it all makes sense. I have to be honest, for a while there,…

Janay Rice… your wish is my command.

“I woke up this morning feeling like I had a horrible nightmare, feeling like I’m mourning the death of my closest friend,” Janay Rice wrote. “But to have to accept the fact that it’s reality is a nightmare in itself. No one knows the pain that [the] media & unwanted options from the public has…

You’re going to make wedding plans with a guy you don’t end up marrying. You’re going to realize that the one person you thought was perfect, whether it’s your mom, your sister, your husband, your girlfriend, your favorite uncle, your grandfather, they all have an imperfection.  You’re going to hate the person you were in…