The Lotus & The Lost

A Padma, or Lotus Flower, blooms while rooted in the mud. I think about that fact almost daily, and everyone else should, too. Right after college, my life changed forever in more ways than one. I had the privilege to care for my grandmother, who had cared for me and had lived with me my […]

[2012] New York Times College Sports Blog

The View from Kentucky: 14 Years of Waiting Now that the painfully embarrassing nationwide coverage of Lexington’s State Street riots has almost expired, fans are beginning to focus on basketball again. The Kansas-Kentucky rivalry is one filled with history, not only for the two programs, which have combined for 10 national championships, but for the […]