As little kids, we are always encouraged to dream. In fact, to DREAM BIG. Before we are old enough to think for ourselves, we are asked the famous childhood question “What do you want to be when you grow up?” Most children answer this question based off of occupations they’ve seen glorified — teacher, firefighter, […]
I used to consume history in high school like popsicles on a sunny day. I was intoxicated with learning what happened before my existence. My mind swelled with knowledge of how what became what and how who become who. I would go through trails in my head with the intent to get to the end […]
We act like we have time. Well, we do. Just not to waste. Some historians say time is an illusion, and it really doesn’t exist. I haven’t completed any detailed research to affirm or disagree. I’m simply stating a point of view. The intended point is what are we spending our time on? Is it […]
Guys couldn’t be happier its finally football season. Women are pulling out the boots and demin jeans. We embrace the cooler weather coupled with pumpkin lattes. This is also the month for the leaves to change including the ones in your life. This is the month to shift your focus to things you haven’t mastered. […]
Dear Women: Why are you so concerned with outward adornment? Why are you so anxious to buy the next MK bag only to fill it with the little money you have left? Why are you so anxious to wear other women’s hair out of insecurity of your own? Why are you so quick to condemn […]
I remember working as a cashier in 2008 at the local Piggly Wiggly. I loved the camaraderie I experienced with my coworkers and the relationships developed with my customers. Regardless of what kind of day I had before I hit the clock, I had a responsibility to best serve everyone at my place of employment. […]
Doubt will always be there. Do it anyway!
I didn’t have the time But I made the time. I didn’t have the knowledge But I did what I knew. I didn’t have the support But I learned to support myself. I didn’t have the confidence But the confidence came with results. I had a lot going against me But I had enough going […]