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Project Unpolished Pants At Rosie's Place

Last week I went to Boston for the Massachusetts Conference for Women. I scheduled this trip in an effort to network with inspiring women from all walks of life while challenging myself to think outside of the [Boca] box relative to new and exciting opportunities. Surrounded by the likes of keynote speakers including but not limited … Continued

The Other F Word

It was love at first write. I had landed a great gig. They said I was the perfect fit. They said that. After various phone calls with the publisher, our initial meet and greet was just a formality; semantics if you will. I arrived at the magazine’s headquarters and was warmly introduced to the editor-in-chief. Within minutes … Continued

Unpolished Presents To Perk Up Your Peeps

Well,  it’s that time of year.  I could have sworn we just did this holiday thing a minute ago and yet here we are doing it again. I figured I should put together a list of some cool stuff as suggestions to buy your loved ones this season. While prepping, I went back into the … Continued

An Unpolished Salmagundi

I know, I know. There hasn’t been a post in a while. Have no fear, a new blog is here! My brain has kinda been all over the place in the last several weeks. Like a mishmash. In the past when I’ve written in scatterbrain form I’ve called it An Unpolished Potpourri or An Unpolished … Continued

Need vs. Want

On my morning Internet surf, I stumbled upon something unpolishedly insightful. I stumbled upon a poem by an anonymous writer; a personal expression of one’s needs versus wants. It kinda felt like a mental tongue twister; A riddle of sorts. Brain snack, right? A little nourishment for the mind? The poem provoked me to reflect … Continued

Are You There Seth? It's Me, Silver.

Oh Hey Seth.  Its Me, Silver.  You know, the blogger?  From Boca?  The one who invited your wife Lauren and you to my home?  For lunch?  To help raise money for Hilarity For Charity?   Remember? Yah, well it’s me, Silver Unpolished; just checking in! So listen… November 12th, 2015 is right around the corner; … Continued

Straight Outta Sunday Smorgasbord

And so it goes. Another week over. Done. In the books. For me, it was a hectic one but aren’t all my weeks hectic? Here’s a little debriefing of some of the unpolishedness. 1.  Fourth Grade Math Is Straight Outta Confusing When it comes to fourth grade math, it’s a good thing my kid doesn’t … Continued

Dear Seth Rogen… Will You Join Me For Lunch?

JUST TO LET YOU KNOW…  I invited Seth Rogen to join me for lunch at my house.  Yep, THAT Seth Rogen.  The funny Seth Rogen.  The famous Seth Rogen.  The one from the movies.  The Seth Rogen who’s a major stoner and doesn’t apologize for smoking a shitload of dope.  The Seth Rogen who’s been cracking … Continued

Today's Trigger: There's Nothing Fun About A Gun

Did you know the United States has more deaths from gun related incidents than any other nation?  Did you know more than 32,000 people per year are killed by guns in our country?  Did you know according to an article written by Adrienne LaFrance for The Atlantic and republished in Forbes, more people now die … Continued

After The Laughter

JUST TO LET YOU KNOW…. I like to believe laughter is the best medicine.  I like to believe laughter always helps; and I like to believe laughter makes everything better no matter what the situation. Sometimes I’m wrong.  Sometimes life slaps us in the face and we’re hit with a huge fist of shit that … Continued