You Will Run Out of Time

A pep talk, of sorts.

Photo by Immo Wegmann on Unsplash

The first thing to go was my dignity. It’s Summer ’16, and I had gotten drunk at a Fourth of July BBQ and embarrassed the hell out of myself and the woman I was dating at the time, and I don’t believe she ever looked at me the same way again. That was a warmup.

Days later, I’d tweeted something that’s only grown more true with time but something I really…

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John Gorman

John Gorman

Essayist and storyteller on life, liberty and the battle for happiness. Several million served. Words at Human Parts, Forge and PS I Love You. IG: heygorman