The Chaos of Balance–Kenneth Kao

A man searching for a balanced life has many stories.

Category Archives: Personal Thoughts

elevatED Pole Teacher Training with Marlo Fisken: Detailed Review

  What is elevatED?: elevatED is one of many recent pole teacher training courses that has risen up as demand for standardization and safe practices increases.  As an athlete-specialized doctor … Continue reading

November 12, 2013 · 3 Comments

Pole Expo 2013, Celebrity Status, and Shock and Awe

Well, Pole Expo 2013 just ended, and I can’t even wrap my head around how to describe everything that happened.  My brain is still processing; the writer in me is … Continue reading

September 9, 2013 · 5 Comments

Good News, Backflip with George RR Martin, SFWA Active Membership Application Approved, a Sale, Newspaper Interview on Male Pole Dancing Goes Live, AND, Story Release on Daily SF!

This day is full of good news.  One of my Odyssey classmates and friends sold her first Pro-rate story (no name because she didn’t give me permission to announce it), … Continue reading

August 13, 2013 · 1 Comment

Guinness World Records, Idiots at Work, and Conspiracy Theories

So, back in May, I was contacted by Guinness World Records.  [Content here removed by Guinness World Record’s request] There, that’s my conspiracy theory. Anyway, they asked me to potentially … Continue reading

June 30, 2013 · 7 Comments

On Being Rejected by Ninja Warrior: Male Ego Crushed

So, I recently was told that Ninja Warrior 2013 didn’t accept my application video.  This was tough for me to accept, enough that I’ve just got to blog about it … Continue reading

May 8, 2013 · 7 Comments

As a Boy, I was Bullied; as a Man I Choose to Pole Dance.

Originally posted at Vertical Fusion: As a Boy, I was Bullied; as a Man, I Choose to Pole Dance By Kenneth Kao. I was drawn to pole dancing because it … Continue reading

April 8, 2013 · 4 Comments

Americans are Afraid of Friendship

Friends Romance.  Bromance.  Lezzbian. Our society is defined by sexuality, as if sexuality is a race or some kind of fated category of who we are. Some of this has … Continue reading

January 29, 2013 · Leave a comment