For the longest time I never understood why I preferred being inside and by myself. Mom’s recently told me as a little kid I preferred to play alone in my room or in the corner of our back yard. In retrospect, I remember saying to myself that my G.I. Joes and Transformers got a long … More Introvert vs. extrovert, the inner battle.
Recently I had a conversation with my best friend Chris who lives in Newark, NJ. Like most of our conversations Chris usually tells me where I am wrong in whatever situation I just currently happen to be a part of. In this most recent event I explained to him how I felt some type of … More Friend Rule Book?
Funny story, so about 3 years ago, my homie and I were looking for a two bedroom apartment in LA. To be more specific, we wanted something above the 10, west of Koreatown and south of Hollywood, so basically Mid-City. MidCity at that time was the fastest growing area in all of LA. Houses and … More Does race play a role in apartment hunting in LA?
It’s no secret that I’m really into street wear and sneakers (more specifically), when I see these “Culture Vultures” all around LA @ every sneaker release, collab launch and pop up shop it pisses me off. For those of you who don’t know, a Culture Vulture is someone who jumps on every new “thing” popping, … More Culture Vultures, why they are taking all the fun out of the Streetwear Culture
Ok now this one is for those who find themselves stuck between a rock and a hard place. The rock being your funds @ any given time, the hard place being life and those new kicks you just have to have. If you keep a large grip of cash @ all times and you never … More Ballin on a budget: Snearkerhead issues
When you’re the investigative, hyper-intuitive type and you just so happen to be going through something, say a breakup; social media is probably not the place for you. Case in point, you and you’re loved one recently separated, you both have a pretty decent amount of friends/fans on social media, you notice via Instagram and … More Social Media & Breakups
Alright, so if you haven’t noticed or you don’t follow me on social media, let me get you hip really quick. I graduated college last Friday 2/17 with my Bachelors (Magna Cum Laude, not that that matters but I missed a lot of good parties for that honor!). Now just a week later I’m wondering … More You’ve graduated, now what’s next?
We really try to stay away from politics on this site but with all the craziness going on within this political climate we really didn’t have much of a choice. There is obviously a problem here in the united states and I have to say that if my coin and job was set up right … More My Friend the Trump Supporter
Now because this is ShortDudeBigCity and our founder/creative director is a “short dude” we wanted to take the time to run down a few issues that we know short men around the world can relate to. By all means, feel free to add your thoughts and opinions (laughs) or whatever makes reading this post that … More Short Dude Problems
If you’ve been a loyal follower of ShortDudeBigCity.com than you are familiar with one of our OG posts on social media. Working in the social media and PR space I like to think I know a little about this sort of thing. Friends here and there ask me about my strategy to gain so many … More 8 Social Media Do’s and Don’ts