SXSW 2015: Getting to Austin

SXSW 2015: Getting to Austinfeatured

This article was republished on the Tribe Wheel blog. Learn why at the bottom of this post! If you follow me on any form of social media, you know that last week I had the privilege of traveling to Austin, TX for an incredible SXSW experience. It’s been about a week since I’ve returned home from Austin Read more

Let’s Go For A Drink (Round 6)

Let’s Go For A Drink (Round 6)featured

Wow, guys. We haven’t had a drink together in almost a year. What’s up with that? If you’re upset or confused by that statement, don’t panic. It’s likely for one of two reasons: A) We most certainly have had a drink together, probably recently. I haven’t forgotten, I swear. B) You haven’t been reading my Read more

Things I Keep

Things I Keepfeatured

This post is part of ThinkKit by Smallbox. Prompt: Time to go through your (actual) desktop, junk drawer, or coat pockets and share an artifact from your past. A half-torn ticket stub, once-washed receipt, coffee-stained map, anything in a frame: it’s all fair game. What springs to mind from your artifact? The smells, sights, and sounds? A specific Read more

Soundtrack of 2014

Soundtrack of 2014featured

This post is part of ThinkKit by Smallbox. Prompt: Strike up the band – what was the soundtrack to your year? Was it the music you listened to the most? A certain song that kept reappearing, or worse…that you couldn’t get away from? Or maybe it wasn’t music at all – maybe a podcast, voice, performance, or significant sound played over-and-over. Read more

With Uncertainty Comes Opportunity

With Uncertainty Comes Opportunityfeatured

This post is part of ThinkKit by Smallbox. Prompt: The calendar still says 2014, but let’s push forward. What are you looking forward to in 2015? Is there an event, special occasion, or reunion that you’re counting down the days until? Planning a trip? A life change? A move? Or maybe it’s the simple pleasures – Read more


The Scar That Left A Markfeatured

Don’t all scars leave a mark? By definition, yes. But if you’re like me (read: clumsy, unaware of your flailing limbs, not afraid to jump off of things, etc.), you probably have more scars than you can count, but only remember how a select few of them actually happened. There’s a big difference in a Read more


Some Stuff I’ve Learnedfeatured

1. Social media is a blessing and a curse. Try not to become too attached or you’ll end up torturing yourself. 2. Good friends aren’t all that hard to find, but they are hard to keep. Stay in touch with the people you care about. 3. Sometimes, you don’t have it all together and that’s okay. You’re allowed Read more


An Act of Kindness at Lollapalooza 2014featured

A month ago, my good friend and I decided to spend our Saturday romping around at one of the more popular music festivals in the country: Lollapalooza. I’ve wanted to go to Lollapalooza for as long as I can remember, but for whatever reason, it’s just never worked out for me. Either I don’t have Read more


Music Mondayfeatured

Happy Monday. Here are the songs I’m obsessing over lately. Enjoy. 1. Phantogram – Fall in Love 2. The Lumineers – Ain’t Nobody’s Problem 3. Brandi Carlile – NPR Tiny Desk Concert 4. Kings of Leon – Rock City 5. Jack White – High Ball Stepper 7. Andrew Bird – Here’s What Happened 8. Delta Read more