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Tom Writes and Rolls

Tom Writes and Rolls

By Tom Randall
Meet Tom: a martial artist and writer at heart coming to you from the Inland Northwestern State of Idaho. Join Tom for a fun and geeky mix of episodes as he looks entertain you with original works of short fiction spanning a range of genres (that's the "Writes" part), as well as helping you on the path of Jiu-Jitsu by discussing his own path and the helpful things he has learned along the way (that's the "Rolls" part). Despite not getting paid for it, Tom also likes to tell you what he's drinking. So pull up a chair, grab a drink in and join the fun!
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6. A Season for Thanks - A Thanksgiving Offering
This time, Tom takes a break from the BJJ talk to give you another Holiday focused episode, a short Thanksgiving poetic offering for you to enjoy.
21:05
November 25, 2021
5. 5 Thoughts for Overcoming Frustrations in Training
In this episode, we speak about different things that could be frustrating you in your jiu-jitsu journey and I offer a few thoughts on how to overcome them and as always share from my own experiences. I may or may not do a terrible impersonation of Heath Ledger's "Joker"... you'll have to listen to find out!
01:05:28
November 11, 2021
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Meet Tom: a martial artist and writer at heart coming to you from the Inland Northwestern State of Idaho. Join Tom for a fun and geeky mix of episodes as he looks entertain you with original works of short fiction spanning a range of genres (that's the "Writes" part), as well as helping you on the path of Jiu-Jitsu by discussing his own path and the helpful things he has learned along the way (that's the "Rolls" part). Despite not getting paid for it, Tom also likes to tell you what he's drinking. So pull up a chair, grab a drink in and join the fun!
00:53
October 21, 2021
4. An Offering for Fall and Halloween
Ok, finally time for a "Tom Writes" Episode where I share some fun Fall and Halloween poems I found as I was mucking about on Pinterest. Don't judge. Let's have some fun on this short, family friendly episode, which I hope gives you a laugh or two, at least at my expense.
22:00
October 21, 2021
3. All The Stripes - Part 2: The Conclusion
Technical glitches, difficulties and mess-ups, OH MY! Kinda like being a white belt, but it gets better! Here we explore a few more topics as one pursues chasing that cheap medical tape on the tip of your belt and cheap colored cotton wrapped around your waist. Sit down, grab a drink and let's talk!
56:20
October 7, 2021
2. All The Stripes! Part 1
Of all blog posts I’ve created, and of all the search terms that have lead people to my blog - the most popular and frequent all revolve around getting stripes on their white belts. So, we dive in to those most read posts to see what jewels we can find while Tom enjoys an Octoberfest beer.
26:38
September 17, 2021
1. Starting from The Bottom
Everyone has to start somewhere, amiright? In this podcast I discuss what I’m am doing on the BJJ side of the blog and podcast and we dive in to the first post I ever wrote about my Jiu-Jitsu journey as well as the thoughts I have now about what I wrote then. Hope you enjoy!
22:54
August 28, 2021