Did he give you any of them?
I remember that I used to go through sticks quite a bit myself when I used to play until I went with those $30/air metal ones (I can't remember the brand).
"In paradise remember me. Romance me. Ransom me." - Disciple
"...the Lord has told you what is good, & this is what he requires of you: to do what is right, to love mercy, & to walk humbly with your God." - Micah 6:8