Was it REALLY a good game?

Cartoon of two soccer players. One is beaten up. The other holds out his hand and says, "Good game!"One of the best moments in sports is when competitors shake hands after a hard-fought game. Sportsmanship is what makes games great. Whenever I see a player take things too personally, the fun goes right out of the game for me.

Who knows which player was on the winning team in this cartoon. What matters is that when you have played a challenging game, you leave your aggression on the field, pick yourself up and make a friend or two on the opposing team. When that happens, no matter who won, it really is a good game!

Small Aggression

Cartoon of boy and a growling dog. The boy says, “You can act ferocious all you want, but you still weigh ten pounds.”

My family has a dog like this. It seems the smaller the dog, the larger the attitude.

Tense Negotiations

Cartoon of a boy and a bully

Cartoon of  a boy meeting a bully. The boy says, “Why don’t you channel your aggressive energy to something constructive; like football, rugby or macrame?” Continue reading “Tense Negotiations”