BLACK EXPECTATIONS: HOW LOW STANDARDS FOR BLACK MEN HAVE MADE ME PUSH BACK HARD

“You’re supposed to fail!” As a Black male in society, I have noticed something since I was a young boy. And that is that we are not only expected to … Continue reading BLACK EXPECTATIONS: HOW LOW STANDARDS FOR BLACK MEN HAVE MADE ME PUSH BACK HARD

A LEAGUE OF OUR OWN: SHOULD BLACK ATHLETES CREATE THEIR OWN LEAGUES FOR SPORTS

“Taking a knee or taking your talents elsewhere?” There has been yet another knee taken in an NFL opener, this time by Houston Texans players after team owner Robert C. … Continue reading A LEAGUE OF OUR OWN: SHOULD BLACK ATHLETES CREATE THEIR OWN LEAGUES FOR SPORTS

BLOGGING, VLOGGING, POSTING, AND MILESTONES: HOW TO INCREASE MY SOCIAL MEDIA AUDIENCE

“Building my platform day by day.”  Yesterday, I posted my 500th post for my WordPress account. And now my milestone stands at 500 posts; 7,748 views; and 1,893 visitors coming … Continue reading BLOGGING, VLOGGING, POSTING, AND MILESTONES: HOW TO INCREASE MY SOCIAL MEDIA AUDIENCE

DMV HORROR STORY: WHY I HATE CONDUCTING BUSINESS AS A MOTORIST

“Serving number what, SMH!” Yesterday, I went to the DMV to get a new identification card because my license has expired. And for those of you living under a rock, … Continue reading DMV HORROR STORY: WHY I HATE CONDUCTING BUSINESS AS A MOTORIST

KNOCKING ON THE DOOR OF SUCCESS: WHY YOU SHOULD KEEP FIGHTING

“Don’t walk away when success is on the other side.” For the past 6.5 years I have been writing my screenplays, with the hopes of securing an agent. Now that … Continue reading KNOCKING ON THE DOOR OF SUCCESS: WHY YOU SHOULD KEEP FIGHTING

SWITCHING UP THE CONTRACT: WHY THE BEGINNING IS NEVER THE REAL DEAL

“Signed and sealed.” Ever get the feeling that you signed up for a relationship that is not winding-up like you thought it would pan out. You met this person one … Continue reading SWITCHING UP THE CONTRACT: WHY THE BEGINNING IS NEVER THE REAL DEAL

SOCIAL OVERSHARING: WHAT EXPRESSING YOUR FEELINGS ON SOCIAL MEDIA SAYS ABOUT YOU

“What did you just post!” “My baby mama is taking me to court for child support.” “My boss is a douche bag.” “My boyfriend is cheating on me.” Do you … Continue reading SOCIAL OVERSHARING: WHAT EXPRESSING YOUR FEELINGS ON SOCIAL MEDIA SAYS ABOUT YOU

THE GOD INSIDE OF YOU: WHAT IF GOD IS MORE YOU THAN YOU THINK

“I believe because he is I and I am him.” As a child growing up, I lived in a household where my mother practiced the Christian faith. She would always … Continue reading THE GOD INSIDE OF YOU: WHAT IF GOD IS MORE YOU THAN YOU THINK

PLAYING GAMES ONLY YOU CAN LOSE: WHY WOMEN IN PLAYER WORLD GETS HURT IN THE END

“Two can’t play the game.” In the world of dating, both men and women tend to play games. But there is a catch when it comes to the world of … Continue reading PLAYING GAMES ONLY YOU CAN LOSE: WHY WOMEN IN PLAYER WORLD GETS HURT IN THE END

ONE BAD DAY AWAY: HOW LIVING PAYCHECK TO PAYCHECK IS BIGGER THAN JUST MONEY

“Pay check Friday, gone by Saturday, back broke by Monday.” For me growing up in a household with a working poor mother, it was tough watching her struggle. One sick … Continue reading ONE BAD DAY AWAY: HOW LIVING PAYCHECK TO PAYCHECK IS BIGGER THAN JUST MONEY

YES YOU MAY: AMERICA AND OUR PERMISSION TO FIGHT BACK

“Speak when allowed, how come?” In America today, we are constantly surrounded with controversy. Whether it’s the president or some other person in the public eye. But what I will … Continue reading YES YOU MAY: AMERICA AND OUR PERMISSION TO FIGHT BACK

MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES: WHY IT’S SO EMBARRASSING

“The battle is real.” In the United States, millions of people suffer from mental health issues in this country. And the reasons for these issues are very broad and wide. … Continue reading MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES: WHY IT’S SO EMBARRASSING