Category Archives: Childhood

Day 5,128 – I’m Not an Athlete

I’ve alluded to it in at least one other post, but I did not do well in sports as a kid. I played baseball and basketball in elementary and middle school, but more out of peer pressure than interest. That’s what we did when we played outside. In my grade school, we had gym class…

Day 4,448 – I Rule Out “Baseball Player” as a Career Choice

Maybe I gave up to soon. Maybe steroids would have helped – if we knew what they were and how to get them. But I was pretty sure somewhere in my thirteenth year that the game of baseball was one I would enjoy from the stands more than from the field. There are many signs…