I get goosebumps every time I hear positive news responding to Michael Sam. The most recent hopeful response came at Missouri’s home basketball game (http://espn.go.com/video/clip?id=espn:10463868) when fans gave him a standing ovation. If you don’t know who Sam is, and you should, let me enlighten you. Michael Sam is a college senior who, one week […]
I am 28 years old and for 5 years out of college I played basketball for a living. I was a professional basketball player in Europe so I spent most of my years there and came back to Maine for summers and a couple weeks at Christmas time. I thought my years there would open my eyes to what I want to be when I "grow up." That didn't happen. I have discovered, however, that I just have to try something. Just do things and toss myself into them. I have currently tossed myself into being a college basketball assistant coach and one on one reading tutor. I grew up in Corinna, Maine and have been a resident Mainer. I love sports, reading, writing, cooking, baking, watching movies... everything. I have lots of hobbies and not enough time in the day!