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  • Thinking Ahead: The Thoughts of a Barber

      Our moms always tell us, “watch your words.” We ignore her after beating ourselves up when we lose that qualifying game during the last 10 seconds. We push them into the back of our mind when we are back having that conversation with that one teacher that has told us we’ll amount to nothing: ou...
  • Barberhood: The Essential Network

    Bar•ber•hood  /ˈbärBər. ho͝od/ noun an association, society, and community of people linked by a common interest; barbering.  We look down, head bowed in shame revealing a crooked line-up and a chunk of hair missing from our crown. We’ve butchered our role as the ultimate home barber extraordin...
  • Deep Cut: Exploring the Archives

    We learn about friendship early; one our first day at a new school, when we go out to play hoop at the park- sometimes when we make our bi-monthy trip to the barbershop. Friendship is something that is intrinsic to how we position ourselves in our lives: Our parents were right when they stressed ...