A Primer to the National Women’s Hockey League

Women’s sports in North America, mainly the U.S., have not enjoyed a whole lot of success historically. The Women’s National Basketball League (WNBA) is probably the most successful professional women’s sports league in the U.S., but there are other leagues that have risen in the past two decades that seek to be where talented female athletes can show off their skills and earn a living … Continue reading A Primer to the National Women’s Hockey League

Site Update: New job, podcast status, new article series

Hello, Awesomsticks fans! I wanted to post a bit of a site update as there has been a significant change in my life that will affect the content output on this site for the foreseeable future. I recently secured a full-time security gig on weekdays, working second shift, 2 p.m.-10 p.m. I have also opted to continue working my weekend gig at the park. This … Continue reading Site Update: New job, podcast status, new article series

Editorial: “If you slight me, I’ll kill you,” and other dangerous thoughts

If you are a human being capable of hearing and understanding basic human speech, you’ve probably heard one or more of the following almost every day of your life: “I would kill anyone who broke into my house.” “If someone shoplifted from my store, I’d kill them.” “If someone tried to fight me, they wouldn’t survive it.” “I swear I will kill the next person … Continue reading Editorial: “If you slight me, I’ll kill you,” and other dangerous thoughts

10 Things You Need to Know About the NWSL

With the recent World Cup win by the U.S. Women’s Soccer Team, a lot of focus has been shifted to the domestic league that operates here in the United States. Experts and fans alike are now examining the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) to determine if the women’s game is worth investing in. Of course, this drums up the age old debate on whether women’s … Continue reading 10 Things You Need to Know About the NWSL

How I Discovered D&D, or How I Owe All My Internet Entertainment To One YouTuber

Think of one thing in your life that you are a complete fan of. The thing that brings you the most joy to experience. How did you discover that thing? Did a friend mention it or show it to you? Did you stumble upon it one day while idly surfing the internet? Were you eagerly searching for something to fill that creative void in your … Continue reading How I Discovered D&D, or How I Owe All My Internet Entertainment To One YouTuber