You’ll Do What You Want

When you actually want to do something, it doesn’t matter that life gets in the way. You’ll politely tell life to back the f—k off, because you’re doing it whether it supports you or not. But if you don’t really want something, life is a beautiful excuse for inaction. Taylor Paul, Surfing Magazine Editor-in-Chief


I was 23, maybe 24, imbued with a naivete and perspective that only a freshly-minted private university graduate could comprehend. My dear friend and Grey Advertising co-worker Lisa and I had just finished dinner at one of the newest and trendiest restaurants, and were chatting it up and laughing as two close girlfriends do, while [...]