Rain Bennett

Right as Rain: Valentine’s Day

Today is Valentine’s Day, which means that half the country is angry and the other half is stressing about what they should get their partner or if they can make dinner reservations for that new restaurant (you can’t, they are booked up already). We all know the haters that say things like, “It’s a holiday made up by the greeting card industry!” That’s probably true. But there are plenty of people that will gladly take the opportunity to show their significant others how much they love them. They will shout it from a mountaintop of heart-shaped boxes of chocolate....

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Right As Rain: Turning It Around

I was sitting on my mom’s couch when I felt the first tear well up in my eye. It felt like I was a kid again and my first girlfriend had broken up with me. I suppose we’re never really too old to seek out Mom’s comfort. It was the lowest point of my life, probably because it immediately followed the highest point of my life. After two years of traveling the world making a movie about freestyle calisthenics, a new fitness phenomenon, I came back to my home in North Carolina. Although not much had changed, I completely...

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