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 … Continue reading IDENTITY: THE IMPORTANCE OF A STRONG CULTURAL IDENTITY

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

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 … 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 … 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, … 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 … 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 … 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 … 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 … Continue reading SHAMEFUL ABUSE: HOW SOME COUPLES USE ABUSE AS A TERM OF ENDEARMENT

STEPH CURRY WHO! HATER OR HATE: THE DOWNSIDE OF BEING GREAT AT WHAT YOU DO

“What is it about greatness that people hate so much?” Recent news of NBA basketball player Stephen Curry’s troubles with other NBA players have surfaced. He is unaware of why … Continue reading STEPH CURRY WHO! HATER OR HATE: THE DOWNSIDE OF BEING GREAT AT WHAT YOU DO