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Just a middle aged man that feels 50, acts like he’s 18 and tries to stay sane enough to continue functioning enough to tell stories and made someone laugh at some point some time.

Because it’s not worth winning if you can’t win big

Coach Reilly

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April 14, 2019

April 8th in Posso's Prompts

“Old man, look at my life Twenty-four and there’s so much more Live alone in a paradise That makes me think of two” Old Man - Neil Young In keeping with the ‘daddy’ (ew, I wretch typing it even) ...


April 14, 2019

April 7th in Posso's Prompts

“My bf and I were having dinner with my family and I asked for my daddy to pass the sriracha my bf and my dad both reached for it” - a quote submitted for a tweet by @collegefession Here’s a good...


April 14, 2019

April 6th in Posso's Prompts

“There is a condition worse than blindness, and that is, seeing something that isn’t there.” - Thomas Hardy Ever been too self reflective and think about all the wrong things you’ve done in your ...


April 05, 2019

April 5th in Posso's Prompts

“I think that being happy makes the biggest impact on your physical appearance.” - Drew Barrymore I had this memory pop in my head last night while I was tending bar and getting hit on by women m...


April 05, 2019

April 4th in Posso's Prompts

“You cannot blame porn. When I was young, I used to masturbate to Gilligan’s Island.” — Ron Jeremy My summers at my grandmas house were month long struggles of trying to pretend to be Mormon to f...


April 05, 2019

April 3rd in Posso's Prompts

“I’m sorry that people are so jealous of me, but I can’t help it that I’m popular.” - Gretchen Wieners, Mean Girls As a bartender, I have loads of stories of missed connections, weird meetups, so...


April 05, 2019

April 2nd in Posso's Prompts

“Addiction is a really hard thing to kick.” - Nikki Sixx I have an affinity for addiction. Ask some of my closest friends and family members and this is the list you’d probably get: Arby’s Dr. P...


April 03, 2019

April 1st in Posso's Prompts

“A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.” - Jim Morrison Shannon and I were pretty inseparable, especially in high school. We shared a locker all four years of high school...


April 03, 2019

Backlog in Posso's Prompts

I have fallen off the wagon. Of daily writing anyways, or prompts I should say. I do have posts for most of March but they are written on napkins, coasters, court case filings for my drunk drivin...


April 03, 2019

March 7th in Posso's Prompts

‘Some infinities are bigger than other infinities. A writer we used to like taught us that. There are days, many of them, when I resent the size of my unbound set. I want more numbers than I’m li...


March 11, 2019

March 6th in Posso's Prompts

‘So I guess this is where I tell you what I learned - my conclusion, right? Well, my conclusion is: Hate is baggage. Life’s too short to be pissed off all the time. It’s just not worth it. Derek ...


March 06, 2019

March 5th in Posso's Prompts

“There comes a time when every man needs to make a choice, whether it’s a professional choice or whether it’s a personal choice. In the end, it’s about integrity, and it’s about chasing after wha...


March 06, 2019

March 4th in Posso's Prompts

“In Confessions of a Winning Poker Player, Jack King said, ‘Few players recall big pots they have won, strange as it seems, but every player can remember with remarkable accuracy the outstanding ...


March 06, 2019

March 3rd in Posso's Prompts

“So in the end, was it worth it? Jesus Christ. How irreparably changed my life has become. It’s always the last day of summer and I’ve been left out in the cold with no door to get back in. I’ll ...


March 06, 2019

March 2nd in Posso's Prompts

“Money won is twice as sweet as money earned.” - ‘Fast’ Eddie Felson, The Color of Money One time a friend of mine as me to dog sit while he and his girlfriend went on a week long trip. I was in ...


March 06, 2019

March 1st in Posso's Prompts

“To hell with your cancer. I’ve been living with cancer for the better part of a year. Right from the start, it’s a death sentence. That’s what they keep telling me. Well, guess what? Every life ...


Finifugal (adj:) hating endings; of someone who tries to avoid or prolong the final moment of a story, relationship, or some other journey. While I found the concept of trying to develop stories...


Lisztomania (n:) the need to listen to music all the time; the intense fan frenzy directed toward Hungarian composer Franz Liszt during his performances. I wish I was as talented at writing and ...


Accismus (n:) a form of irony in which a person feigns a lack of interest in something that he or she actually desires. I finally found a word that I could use to describe something I am guilty o...


Backpfeifengesicht (n:) a slappable face, a face “in need of a slap”. There are a few times where I have been slapped that have definitely stuck with me. High school. I was dating a girl from ...


March 04, 2019

Feb. 24 - Virago in Posso's Prompts

Virago (n:) a domineering, violent, or bad-tempered woman; : a woman of great stature, strength, and courage I had to look into the actual definition of this word as I was confused as to whether ...


Saudade (n:) a feeling of longing, melancholy, or nostalgia that is supposedly characteristic of the Portuguese or Brazilian temperament. She yearned to be part of the sky so much that she marked...


Akrasia (n:) lack of self-control; the state of mind in which someone acts against their better judgment through weakness of will. If you’re looking for one of the worst people that acts against ...


Sciamachy (n:) sham fighting for exercise or practice; a battle against imaginary enemies I’ve been having the reoccurring argument in my head that I have not been acting as crazy when having int...


February 28, 2019

Feb. 20 - Lachrymose in Posso's Prompts

Lachrymose (adj:) tearful or given to weeping. I am a crier. Always have been. Sometimes it’s the most random things I’ll cry about and it’s always bothered me - what’s wrong with me? Why am I cr...


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