Jonathan Neeley

Jonathan Neeley
Unpacking the healing journey... through the lens of ultimate frisbee.
Created 10 Sep 2021
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  • Prayers for the new year
    03 Jan 2022 • 7 min read
    Hi! I’m Jonathan Neeley, and I started a frisbee-adjacent newsletter in October 2021. I’m looking at the sport I love most to unpack my healing journey, and so far I’ve touched on topics like shame, a...
  • There’s so much grieving to do
    20 Dec 2021 • 5 min read • 2 2
    My name is Jonathan, and I write about life and sometimes ultimate frisbee . If you like reading and want to support what I’m doing, please subscribe: Subscribe now I want to write about grief. About ...
  • Team retreats and childhood trauma
    12 Dec 2021 • 5 min read • 5 0
    Hi there! Whether you’re an ultimate frisbee player or not, I hope you enjoy my look at life as seen through the lens of the sport. If you’re reading this via a web link, please consider subscribing h...
  • It’s easy to explode when you think “success” defines you
    28 Nov 2021 • 6 min read • 1 0
    My name is Jonathan, and my newsletter uses ultimate frisbee as a platform to dive deeper into life. If you like reading and want to support what I’m doing, please subscribe: Subscribe now Image by Ko...
  • Something for my dad
    14 Nov 2021 • 4 min read • 6 0
    I’m Jonathan Neeley, and this newsletter is my effort to unpack life, my frisbee career, and everything in between. I’ve recently written about anger, being overwhelmed, shame, and imagination. If you...
  • If frisbee can change, so can we
    31 Oct 2021 • 7 min read • 2 0
    Turns out frisbee’s got a lot to say about life. The past few weeks, I’ve reflected on being angry, what it means to be overwhelmed, and feeling like I had something to prove. I hope something here re...
  • Nothing motivates like shame motivates
    24 Oct 2021 • 6 min read • 2 0
    I’m Jonathan Neeley, and this is my newsletter: a look at life, through the lens of ultimate frisbee. Last week, I wrote about being overwhelmed and how it can lead to not being the best version of my...
  • When it gets overwhelming, pay attention
    17 Oct 2021 • 6 min read • 6 0
    Going to practice, chatting with teammates, training in the offseason— it can all seem so ordinary. But for many of us, frisbee is where our lives play out. This newsletter is part of my effort to use...
  • Anger is speaking. Do you hear it?
    10 Oct 2021 • 8 min read • 6 3
    I’m Jonathan Neeley, and this is my newsletter: a look at life, through the lens of ultimate frisbee. Subscribe now I don’t think too many people I played with or against would call me angry. Not that...
  • Coming soon
    10 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    Life. But ultimate frisbee. Subscribe now
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