Thoughts On Sandy Hook

December 16, 2012
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The events in Newtown, CT are so sickening and difficult to comprehend. I’ve been trying to make sense of it all by reading quotes from fallen leaders and studying random facts from various sources. What I haven’t been able to do is understand the full impact of what’s happened and where we need to go. […]

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The Wanting

November 21, 2011
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An original poem by Nora Garriga. I forever wonder Blue Do you think of me? As I think of you? It’s so hard to share a glance With you Blue I do not want to face these feeling There is too much truth But here I am Red At the opposite end of the spectrum […]

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November 1, 2011
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An original poem by Steven Garriga. Depression hurts Depression finds our flaws And forces us to eat them Depression follows us around And shouts at us Depression is an illness With no cure With no hope Depression kills Our sister, our brother, our sons, our daughters No one can hurt Depression Depression creeps up on […]

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I Am Poetry

September 21, 2011
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An original poem by Steven Garriga. Are you a fan of poetry? I would like to think I am… Sometimes, reading, writing I enjoy fading into the words Blurring in with the grey page Indulging in their black grammar Letting their words, their thoughts, bleed into my own Seeing a person’s soul, with mine Sometimes, […]

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Help, I Think My Girlfriend Is Bipolar!

September 14, 2011
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Over the past year, my dating life has been a whirlwind of drama and unhappy outcomes. In only one year I’ve dated the following types: A woman who physically abused me A woman who regularly insulted and demeaned me A woman who was attracted to every man she met, and especially to gay men A […]

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Becoming Mentally Strong: How to Think Like a Navy SEAL

September 13, 2011
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A The Daily Garriga classic! I recently read an interesting write-up from Men’s Health Magazine with six Navy SEAL tips on achieving mental strength. It’s not so much an article as it is six bullet points with brief thoughts from Navy SEAL Master Chief Will Guild on his six principles. I think the six principles he […]

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