Month: December 2016

BLACKOUT: NEGATIVE CONNOTATIONS FOR ANYTHING BLACK

“Why are all bad things synonymous with the color Black?” From Black cats to outer space. Anything that is attached to the color Black is connected to negativity. Where did all of this come from? Who decided that this would be the definition for…

2017: WHAT’S TO COME OF THIS NEW YEAR

“What is your plans for the next 12 months? We all look forward to the New Year. It gives us chance to reflect on the year. But more so, we make resolutions that we work to keep for the upcoming year. For me, I…

GUILTY PLEASURES

“What’s yours?” Soft batch of cookies are my guilty pleasure. I love having myself a delicious cookie that melts in your mouth. And when I say soft, I mean breaking in your hand soft. Some people like the hard brittle ones. But not myself….

GHOST OF LIFE’S PAST: WHEN CONFRONTED WITH YOUR PRIOR PERSONAL SITUATIONS

“Do you wish you could take something back  from a past situation?” Have you ever experienced an event or relationship in your past that you wish you could correct? A situation that has haunted you that you might have forgotten, but would like to find out…

CRASH AND BURN: WHY SO MANY PEOPLE LOVE TO SEE THE TRAIN WRECK

“Why do they build you up just to see you fall down?” Growing up, you come from nothing and work your ass off. Eventually you become a success. People flock to you because they know where you came from in life. Everyone loves a…

WAKING UP GOING TO SLEEP: TOMORROW REALLY IS PROMISED, SO PLAN

“Live everyday not like it’s your last, but like there is a tomorrow.” Have any of you ever heard of the phrase, “Don’t put off tomorrow what can be accomplished today.” Very important phrase, but far too often we live by the phrase, “Live…

BIRDS OF A FEATHER: WATCH THE COMPANY YOU KEEP

“Is it true that you are what you associate yourself with.” “Watch the company and the crowd you bring.” If you’ve never heard this before, I’m sure you’ve heard of this one. “Birds of a feather flock together.” These are a couple of the…