LIFE DEALT ME A BAD HAND OR DIDN’T IT: HOW PEOPLE USE EXCUSES AS TO WHY THEY’RE NOT SUCCESSFUL IN LIFE

“I had this to do and that to do.” All throughout life you hear people make statements regarding them getting the short end of the stick when trying to succeed … Continue reading LIFE DEALT ME A BAD HAND OR DIDN’T IT: HOW PEOPLE USE EXCUSES AS TO WHY THEY’RE NOT SUCCESSFUL IN LIFE

WWW.NOBRAIN.COM: HOW IS THE INTERNET MAKING US MORE DEPRESSED AND LESS INFORMED

“You would think it would be an improvement not a hindrance.” With our hands on so much information, you would think that it could potentially make us smarter. But it … Continue reading WWW.NOBRAIN.COM: HOW IS THE INTERNET MAKING US MORE DEPRESSED AND LESS INFORMED

STANDING POWER: WHAT DOES THE FUTURE HOLD FOR AMERICA

“The shift has caused conflict, but will it last?” With all the social issues that have been popping up in the news recently, you have to ask yourself the question. … Continue reading STANDING POWER: WHAT DOES THE FUTURE HOLD FOR AMERICA

IN MY TIME OF NEED: HOW THIS NATURAL DISASTERS SAY A LOT ABOUT PEOPLE OF FAITH

“For I was hungry and ye fed me not.” – MLK Watching the results of the hurricane that hit the city of Houston made me realize something. All these people … Continue reading IN MY TIME OF NEED: HOW THIS NATURAL DISASTERS SAY A LOT ABOUT PEOPLE OF FAITH

GPA, WHO CARES: HOW IMPORTANT ARE GRADES REALLY?

“Is it really a determinant in life?” All my life in school I was taught that if you are not getting the grade in school, you are setting yourself up … Continue reading GPA, WHO CARES: HOW IMPORTANT ARE GRADES REALLY?

LIFE ON HOLD: HAVE YOU HAD TO HOLD OFF ON YOUR DREAMS TO CARE FOR OTHERS

“They had to come first.” As a child to a single mother, I would always hear how she wanted to do so much in her life. But having children at … Continue reading LIFE ON HOLD: HAVE YOU HAD TO HOLD OFF ON YOUR DREAMS TO CARE FOR OTHERS

DYING SENTIMENT OR THRIVING HATRED: HOW MUCH OF MY ETHNICITY REALLY PLAYS A ROLE IN MY SUCCESS

“Sins of the past don’t have to be the future.” The above photo is of a woman by the name of Vivian Malone. Vivian Malone was the first African American … Continue reading DYING SENTIMENT OR THRIVING HATRED: HOW MUCH OF MY ETHNICITY REALLY PLAYS A ROLE IN MY SUCCESS

I JUST WANT TO LIVE: WHY MOST DON’T FIGHT AGAINST THE GRAIN

“I know things are wrong, but what can I do?” Observing the issues that have been in the news lately, you have to ask yourselves, “How do the masses feel … Continue reading I JUST WANT TO LIVE: WHY MOST DON’T FIGHT AGAINST THE GRAIN

FIGURING OUT YOUR FUTURE: HOW PLANNING EARLY CAN AID IN YOUR FUTURE SUCCESS

“Cross the bridge now, so you won’t have to worry later.” We have all been told as it pertains to our futures to plan early on in life. Though planning … Continue reading FIGURING OUT YOUR FUTURE: HOW PLANNING EARLY CAN AID IN YOUR FUTURE SUCCESS

REALITY FICTION: HOW REALITY TELEVISION IS RUINING ENTERTAINMENT

“I can do what they do.” We are constantly being introduced to some new reality television show. No matter if the show revolves around married couples to game shows with … Continue reading REALITY FICTION: HOW REALITY TELEVISION IS RUINING ENTERTAINMENT

BABY BOY/GIRL: BENEFITS OF BEING THE YOUNGEST CHILD

“The only time where last is first.” Growing up, I was the youngest of three children. My two oldest are seven and three years older than myself. And there are … Continue reading BABY BOY/GIRL: BENEFITS OF BEING THE YOUNGEST CHILD

PURE DESPERATION: HOW MAKING DECISIONS IN THE MOMENT CAN LAST FOREVER

“Don’t do now, what you might regret later on.” Ever get the feeling that you need help right now. No better yet, you need help today, yesterday. So you decide … Continue reading PURE DESPERATION: HOW MAKING DECISIONS IN THE MOMENT CAN LAST FOREVER