A Venomous Will

Oh shit is it that time already?

No. It must be a dream. It can’t be happening yet.

It’s still pitch black outside, this isn’t natural.

Why am I doing this again?

What could I possibly do in the next 3 hours to separate myself from the rest of the world?

Can I have 15 more minutes?


It’s time.

It’s time to face that ugly, dogged daily opponent called 4 AM.

He will be the toughest foe you encounter, and if you conquer him the world will come in tow.

The Lakers 3-Peat spanned my 8th-1oth years of life, and during those fateful seasons Kobe Bryant bit a poor kid from The Valley.

When he sank his fangs into me, it altered my life forever. He infected me with a venomous will for greatness.

Once that venom is coursing through your veins, no 4 AM can break you. No challenge is too great. Everything is possible through focused, engrossing, never-ending, soul-cleansing hard work.

Thank you, Kobe.

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