April 17, 2022 – Birthday, A Poem by Ryan Torrens

A Birthday Poem Another year gone, another birthday to cheer. Each year that goes by, we hold life more dear.   Each moment’s a blessing, life is just too short. There will always be another argument, another battle for court.   We try not to forget the most...

March 27, 2022 – Words, A Poem by Ryan Torrens

Words   I am a lawyer. I do battle with words.   But some things are just too deep for words to say. To express our pain, we must find another way.   Poetry has its own language, the language of the heart. Through a poem, our healing can finally start....

March 18, 2022 – Rich Roll’s Inspiring Interview with Tim Ferriss

The other day I listened to an inspiring podcast interview and felt compelled to share about it. It was Tim Ferriss’s recent interview with Rich Roll, a former attorney turned endurance athlete extraordinaire. While the entire interview was interesting, the most...

November 6, 2021 – Reflections of 5 Years in Recovery

I recently celebrated 5 years in recovery from addiction to alcohol. Words cannot express the gratitude I feel for being granted this gift of recovery, a gift so many struggling with addiction find illusive. I will never know why I was given this opportunity to live a...