Forever Numb

Pop culture endured a significant amount of loss in 2017. The deaths of icons like Adam West, Carrie Fisher, Hugh Hefner, and Tom Petty gaped voids in the hearts of generations of fans. Over the past year, many stars passed and left an emotional imprint on our lives. In early May, I was stunned to […]

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There’s Always a Purpose

It should be no secret that the world is a tough place to be. Challenges appear regularly and no matter where you are, you’re bound to encounter a crowd of advesaries. Barriers will stand in the way to prevent you from achieving something aspirational. Life is the most difficult thing to endure. It’s full of […]

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It’s ok to be human

Almost  4 months have passed since I graduated from Missouri State University. In that short amount of time, my life was ushered in a very unexpected direction. Days after graduating, I packed up my belongings that were left in my apartment in Springfield and ventured back to Lake St. Louis. After moving back into my parents’ home, I […]

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The magic of sports

So it’s been over 2 weeks since Tom Brady captured his 5th Super Bowl ring. Though I was rooting for the Atlanta Falcons to win that game, I have to admit, his performance was special and this Superbowl embodied how amazing sports really are. After the game was over, I began to reflect about the […]

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Let’s get started

Hey all, Welcome to my blog: A Rich Experience For those of you that might not know me, my name is Richard Clark. Most people call me Richie and I’m what you might consider, “a dreamer.” I recently graduated from Missouri State University (Go Bears) in December of 2016. I earned a Bachelor’s degree in the […]

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