Tag: #fear

IDENTITY: THE IMPORTANCE OF A STRONG CULTURAL IDENTITY

“A name, a religion, an identity.” ┬áso so important In a world where social and political strife has been erupting lately, what is the significance of having an identity on a ethnic level mean to you? Because I can speak for my myself coming… Continue Reading “IDENTITY: THE IMPORTANCE OF A STRONG CULTURAL IDENTITY”

BYSTANDERS: WHY WE ONLY GET INVOLVED WHEN OTHERS ASSIST

“I’m involved when others get involved.” the people We as a human species love the idea of existing. So much so, at times we have lives that are not worth living, yet we still love the idea of waking up each morning. So when… Continue Reading “BYSTANDERS: WHY WE ONLY GET INVOLVED WHEN OTHERS ASSIST”

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 about all this socio-political tension.” Because we see the people outside protesting. They are… Continue Reading “I JUST WANT TO LIVE: WHY MOST DON’T FIGHT AGAINST THE GRAIN”

TRAVEL ADVISORY, STAY SAFE: HOW TO BEHAVE VISITING OUTSIDE THE COUNTRY

“You’re not at home, act like it.” Recently in the news, another American has been killed overseas, this time in Greece. He was a recent college graduate who was traveling with some friends. They found themselves out on the town in Greece. And the… Continue Reading “TRAVEL ADVISORY, STAY SAFE: HOW TO BEHAVE VISITING OUTSIDE THE COUNTRY”

SHARING FEARS: WHAT ARE MINE AND HOW DO I DEAL WITH THEM

“We all run from something.” Author Marianne Williamson has a very well-known passage in her book The Return of Love regarding our deepest fears. And she states that, “It’s not that we are inadequate, it’s that we are powerful beyond measure.” We don’t want… Continue Reading “SHARING FEARS: WHAT ARE MINE AND HOW DO I DEAL WITH THEM”

BLACK MEN REVEALED: WHAT WE REALLY FEEL IN LIFE

“The fear of being me, that only another me understand.” Growing up for me, I was always scared to walk outside. Whether it was the gang violence or police officers, it always left me shook. As a Black male, when you walk out the… Continue Reading “BLACK MEN REVEALED: WHAT WE REALLY FEEL IN LIFE”

DRAINING THE REAL SWAMPS: HOW RADICALS COULD TAKE HOLD IN AMERICA

“Potential for something sinister is brewing.” Since President Donald J. Trump was elected in the White House back in November of 2016, there has been a sharp rise in radical views. The feeling has been that he has sparked something in these groups to… Continue Reading “DRAINING THE REAL SWAMPS: HOW RADICALS COULD TAKE HOLD IN AMERICA”

A NATION IN PERIL: WHAT AMERICA MUST DO MOVING FORWARD

“When did we become a nation of fear?” Recently, there was a terrorist attack in an arena in the United Kingdom after an Ariana Grande concert. Nearly two dozen were killed and many more were injured. What this did was put the United States… Continue Reading “A NATION IN PERIL: WHAT AMERICA MUST DO MOVING FORWARD”

INTERNALIZED SHAME: WHY IT HURTS TO LIVE YOU IN SOCIETY

“We all have it, but can’t admit it.” In our society there is so many taboos that we live with in and around us. But there is one thing we hate to admit. And that is the things we like that make us who… Continue Reading “INTERNALIZED SHAME: WHY IT HURTS TO LIVE YOU IN SOCIETY”

SHAMEFUL ABUSE: HOW SOME COUPLES USE ABUSE AS A TERM OF ENDEARMENT

“Some people fight to stay together.” Abusive relationships are a very divisive conversation, but what about the abusive relationships where people are comfortable with abuse. And what do I mean by a comfortable situation. I mean couples who have an understanding regarding their relationship.… Continue Reading “SHAMEFUL ABUSE: HOW SOME COUPLES USE ABUSE AS A TERM OF ENDEARMENT”