Have you ever been in love? I mean that can’t eat, can’t sleep, head over heels, drive you crazy throw your phone across the room while running simultaneously to catch it to ensure that you won’t miss a phone call? I’m talking about Nicholas Sparks’ The Notebook meets Pablo Neruda’s Veinte Poemas de Amor y Una Canción Desesperada (Twenty Love Poems and a Song of Despair) kind of love? A love that is with you, everywhere you go. A constant presence that you cannot evade because its dwelling resides within you. There is no escaping it. It is a force that bonds you to its magnetic field, and all that is left to do is to surrender.
There’s an air about him. It’s a statement he makes the moment he walks into a room. Without uttering a word, he surveys his environment and moves throughout with calm assertiveness.
Whether you are a student of his on the mat, a student of life, or in my case, an observer; his presence emanates and evokes respect. The Alpha I’m depicting is 4th Degree Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt and MMA fighter, Alberto Crane. Continue reading Alberto Crane, All In