Mind y’Own Business

Hiring a lawyer from ‘your side’ of the aisle to argue your case against tyrannical laws that he/she is a direct dependent of…don’t add up.
Who makes the rules in your house?

Progress had led to delusion.  Representation is now reserved for the Processing Class, convinced that they are entitled to Democratic …

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Double Dutch

The sun was shining as I awoke this morning.  My friend’s arm is sore.  I hand wash my dishes.  It’s good for the community.

Kevin Croom ‘double-dutched’ his way to a first round finish last night in Kansas City.  The Co-Main Event at Ameristar set the Hard Hitting Hillbilly against Jacob …

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New Year 2015

In 365 days of 2014:
I won a Professional Title in my first fight back from knee surgery in April at Midwest Cage Championship.  I hope to defend that belt in early 2015.
I took a shot at MMA Legend Jeremy Horn in Hinton, Oklahoma for another Title in September, only to …

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Hard Hitting Hillbilly

I met Kevin Croom at the weigh-ins for Bellator 26.  We were both slated to fight on this promotion’s third event inside the Kansas City Power & Light District in August of 2010.  His opponent was then GrindHouse owner, Brian Davidson.  My opponent would be John Ott, a rematch, this …

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Auto Returned

Come morning I will wake around 5 and ready myself for a 6:00 training session at Brass Boxing in the Waldo area of Kansas City, Missouri.  I will wash my face and brush my teeth in a bathroom that I helped update in early 2009, when I was 2-0 as …

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Rope Dope

This past weekend I traveled south to the Ozark Mountains for an all amateur outdoor event in Branson, Missouri.  JT Tilley served as host for his ShoFight promotion in the parking lot of Outback Pub.  The weather cleared just in time for over 30 participants to deliver service in front …

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Cash Flow

Cash flow management is a trade that few people master in their lifetime.  Most of us work as cashiers or in managerial roles, where there is little handled, other than menial labor and paper, disguising itself has exchange.  The monetary system has held not only trade premise, but psychological investment …

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Ornery

In six days I will lie down for reconstructive surgery of my right knee.  I completely tore the anterior ligament and medial meniscus in my fifteenth professional fight, March 1.  Doctor Munns will remove the middle third of my patellar tendon and some bone pieces, to a make a shifty …

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What’s it Mean to You? HFW

With nearly five years of experience in a business that was formerly foreign to me, I am proud of my fight alongside so many talented and passionate young men and women.  The humility and discipline that had been foreign to me, is a constant lesson alongside my coffee.  I drink …

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Happy New year

I had the pleasure to sponsor and corner my friend on Friday evening at The Scottish Rite Temple in Kansas City, Missouri.  Scott Cutbirth and the rest of the RFA group served host to their sixth installment of Resurrection Fighting Alliance.  This mixed martial arts pro/am event displayed 11 contests, …

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