Tag Archives: Religion

Celebrating Differences

I recently had the privilege of staying with my brother and his wife along with their six kids (ranging from 12 years old to 4 months) and every time I spend time with them, I am always fascinated by all … Continue reading

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Skateboarding is my Religion

Growing up as a skateboarder, skateboarding was all I cared about. I would skip school to skate, which made my grades suffer because I was too busy skating to worry about school work. I would sacrifice attending family gatherings because … Continue reading

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The Cost of Love

I have had an unfailing love for skateboarding for the vast majority of my life, and as I look back on this love that has been such a big part of me, it is obvious that this love has cost … Continue reading

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Frustrated Maniacs

Skateboarding is a really fun activity, but it is something that can also be really frustrating. There have been times that I’ve seen people (myself included) turn into complete maniacs because of the overwhelming frustration that they are feeling because … Continue reading

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Beautiful Unity

Israel has been in constant skirmishes with its neighboring countries since it became a nation in 1948. The people live in constant fear of being bombed, and most the people in its neighboring countries are not fond of Israel. In … Continue reading

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Redefined purpose

Craig Stecyk, the very first prominent writer of skateboarding said, ‚ÄúSkaters by their very nature are urban guerillas: they make everyday use of the useless artifacts of the technological burden, and employ the handiwork of the government/corporate structure in a … Continue reading

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Careless Faith

Fear and faith tend to be polar opposites, fear restrains and holds back, but faith motivates, moves forward, and conquers. Before a skateboarder can grind down a huge handrail, he or she must conquer the fear of it by having … Continue reading

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