Month: February 2017

MOTIVATIONAL: THE ROAD TO BUILDING MY PODCAST

“The build is tough, yet well worth it.” In the year 2016, I became I a big fan of the podcast show the Brilliant Idiots. For those of you who don’t know the Brilliant Idiots, it is a podcast show by the Breakfast Club’s…

I’M SCARED, FOR WHAT: HOW BLACK PEOPLE TREAT DONALD TRUMP’S ELECTION.

“What do we really think?” From the early 1600’s through the late 1800’s Black people were enslaved in the United States of America. From the late 1800’s through the 1960’s, we went through a time of being considered second class citizens. Even after the…

BRADY OH BRADY: WHY PEOPLE HATE TOO MUCH SUCCESS

“Greatness comes with a price.” “LAW 47) Do not go past the mark you aimed for — in victory, learn when to stop!” – 48 Laws of Power, Robert Greene. Boy oh boy, this law is so true as it pertains to how people…

SHORT STORY COLLECTION: MY SHORT STORIES

“Explaining my path in life.” Around the month of May in the year 2015, I began to start writing my first novel and my first book of short stories. Now that it is February of  2017, I have both books published through Amazon.com. The…

HARNESS THEIR SKILL, NOT FORCE YOUR WILL: PARENTS WHO WANT THEIR CHILDREN TO BE WHAT THEY WANT THEM TO BE.

“They are not you, stop trying to make them you.” For so many parents, they feel that telling their child what they’re going to do is what’s best for them. And most of the time, they’d be right for doing so. The only problem…

FADING OUT: HOW RELIGION IS RAPIDLY DISAPPEARING

“Rapidly disappearing and I think I know why.” With every passing year, the number of people who are listed as non-religious continuously increases. What is this due to in our society? Will the trend continue or slow down? See, for thousands of years, man has…

BLACK AND PROUD: THE DIFFICULTY IN “BEING BLACK” WHILE BEING BLACK.

“Do you ever feel like it’s hard being you?” “Oh, it’s too Black!” “You don’t act Black!” These are a couple of the phrases I’ve heard in my life regarding to my ethnicity. Trying to stay true to yourself is difficult when you are…