Tag Archives: essay

  1. 4 Easy Steps For Hot Travel Food Without Stopping

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    October 2, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Turkey Jerky – Automotive Style (Guest post by ‘Travelin’ Tim Sytsma) So, you find yourself driving across the continent, headed …
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  2. Football Flashback…And Forth

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    September 11, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Friday night the Aloha Warriors unleashed their lightning bolt in Tigard. 384 yards and three touchdowns later, Thomas Tyner played …
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  3. A Giant Step For My Kind

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    September 10, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Dear Bloggers and Blog Readers, Recently I enrolled in a class to learn how to make money blogging. Better, Smarter, …
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  4. Searching For Common Ground? Look Harder

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    August 10, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    LEHRER VS ZAKARIA Do you have a friend who breaks down the big questions you ask? If not, find one …
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  5. PIER PRESSURE

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    August 6, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    My hometown had the biggest shopping mall on the Pacific coast between San Francisco and Seattle. It was a small …
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  6. Helicopter Sports Marketing

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    July 24, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    or Protecting The Fan Base Helicopter parents swoop in to make sure their kids have a perfect childhood. It is …
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  7. Out Of Control, Or Out Of Excuses

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    May 24, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Sports fans around the world know the difference. Do you? A local businessman explained ‘trying’ and ‘doing.’ “I told my …
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  8. The Blogger Alarm

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    May 23, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Hello, my name is David. I’m a blogger. I’ve made about $20 from from books on kindle related to my …
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  9. Make Mine A Micro…cosm, Chapter 2

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    May 20, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    COACHING Modern sports are an accumulation of rules and endurance. Every variation of movement that can be taught and repeated …
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  10. Wrestling The City Budget, Round 1

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    May 3, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Monday night at the Water Building, city leaders sit in the round with Power Point squares flashing on opposite walls. …
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  11. The Olympic Moment

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    April 26, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Once an Olympian, Always an Olympian, Never Former, Never Past  (posted on oregonsportsnews.com) If you drove the 405 Sunday in …
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  12. Basketball And The Wrestler

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    April 12, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    When Your Neighborhood Weight Room Has A Basketball Court (also seen on oregonsportsnews.com) Get choked? Take a punch in the …
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  13. Sports Injuries: Once They Heal, Why Do They Still Hurt

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    April 11, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    The Big Brace (courtesy of orthopedicresources.com)

    No Pill Gonna Cure That Ill (also found on oregonsportsnews.com) You get hurt eventually. Maybe a knee, probably a shoulder. …
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  14. Wrestling In The Heart Of Portland

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    April 10, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Follow The Beat Urban life grows more imposing the closer you get to Burnside. The pretty lights you see from …
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  15. The Right Gym

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    March 19, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    (originally published: http://www.oregonlive.com/opinion/index.ssf/2012/03/the_right_gym_matters.html) Not everyone joins a gym to model the outfit they found under the Christmas tree, or test …
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  16. The Interim Blazers

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    March 18, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    (also seen on oregonsportsnews.com) Who enjoys seeing the best players on their favorite team play and win…for other teams? Sometimes …
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  17. Wrestling With Football Futures, An Exercise In Trust

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    March 12, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    The Barton Way (also seen on oregonsportsnews.com and oregonlive.com) What is the most sought after quality in college sports recruiting? …
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  18. An Oregon Preview Of Olympic Archery, 2016

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    March 8, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    (also seen on oregonsportsnews.com and oregonlive.com) Ancient sports have a hard time staying current with modern athletes. Maybe it’s the …
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  19. The Owner’s Box

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    March 5, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    (as seen on oregonsportsnews.com) Al Davis gave his Raiders the only message they needed. Just Win. He turned it into …
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  20. Oregon Wrestlers vs Memorial Coliseum

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    March 1, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    (as seen on oregonsportsnews.com and oregonlive.com) The end of the Oregon wrestling season means camping for two days inside Portland’s …
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