Dallas Clayton – Endless

The latest Guest Ed in The Skateboard Mag #62 is Dallas Clayton. He brings a solid message and his writing style delivers.

For those that have been sleeping Dallas Clayton is a talented writer and has been featured on The Berrics for awhile now. His writings come with his own illustrations and his graphical style compliments his writings well. Get over to The Berrics and check out his More Popular Than You series.

Back to what prompted this post, the latest Skateboard Mag Guest Ed. I love what this Guest Ed Endless is about. Its really good. Read that below.

You should learn to skateboard.
It is cheap and fun.
It is something you can do when you are alone
or with friends.
Once you learn, you can hang out late at night in parking lots for hours and hours
(and you don’t even have to be high).
Also you can talk to others about skateboarding
and it will make them think you are cool
and they will give you things
like free stickers, or invitations to parties
with lots of guys at them.

If you get good
you can jump over all sorts of things
like cars, and European streets, and statues, and off small buildings.
and people will take pictures of you
which is nice (for later, to show your kids)

If you get really good,
maybe someone will pay you
to take pictures, and make videos of you jumping off all sorts of crap
and they will put you on billboards
and benches where homeless people sleep
and your name will be on thousands of pairs of shoes.
Maybe you will have a video game with you in it
or a TV show where you shoot your friends with weapons.

Or maybe not.

Maybe you will just keep doing it and no one will really care how good you are
and you will just use your skateboard to ride down the street
to buy some beer
when your “old lady” takes off with the car.

It’s up to you I guess.
Like anything else.
But you should definitely learn.
It will be worth it
in the long run.

I promise.

Dallas Clayton

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