The Definition of Freedom Is An Individual Understanding One of my favorite places in Los Angeles is Venice Beach. That area is pretty much an amalgamation of every culture and subculture that you can imagine. I call it the "Hippie Haven" because the people who live and work on Venice Beach are so free. They … Continue reading Discovering Your Happy Place
It Takes Strength To Be Strong I've been away from Afrologik for the last couple of weeks, and I apologize for that. As I've written in former articles, I was in the process of moving to Los Angeles. The weeks leading up to that transition kept me very busy (as I'm sure you all can … Continue reading Finding Your Inner Strength
What Is Your Life's Theme? I've always been a lover of music, and for as long as I can remember, I've always chosen special songs as my personal theme songs. When I was younger, the songs would always express vanity (half jokingly, half seriously). For a example, in the past I had chosen songs like: … Continue reading The Power of Influence: What Kind of Impact Do You Have On Others?
Being Aware of What They Don't Say Oftentimes, human beings have much to say without saying anything at all. Our behaviors says a lot about our character and intentions. As the saying goes, "actions speak louder than words". (As I've said in other blogs, I can't stand cliches and platitudes.) If you seriously pay attention … Continue reading Identifying Behaviors: 5 Silent Behaviors
I Love You/ I Hate You I thought I understood the concepts of love and hate. I thought they were polar opposites, but I was wrong. Not only are love and hate NOT polar opposites, but they're bed buddies. The other day, I thought about my friend and how through right or wrong, thick or … Continue reading The Relationship Between Love And Hate
Life Has A Track List When you're making plans to move on to the next phase of life, or when you are close to a goal that you've set for yourself, Murphy's law is in full effect -- anything that can go wrong, will go wrong (or so it seems). The people in your life … Continue reading Moving Through Life’s Phases
Experts And Professors of Nothing When it comes to things that other people are dealing with, we're all experts. It's very easy to analyze and diagnose other peoples problems from the outside, because it seems that we have a view of the bigger picture that the person going through it cannot see, which is not … Continue reading 4 Reasons Why “They” Don’t Know What They’re Talking About