Finding Success On Your Own Terms Ever notice how the only time that most humans will give kudos to other humans, is when they are successful at doing common things? Think about it, academic accomplishments are awarded with a plethora of accolades, as are: marriages, new babies, career promotions, new businesses (depending on the business); … Continue reading Being Successful On Your Own Terms
Stop Beating That Dead Horse! You've heard the saying, "Don't beat a dead horse", right? It simply means that beating a dead horse will have no effect on said horse -- it will remain dead. Still, humans spend a great deal of their time mercilessly beating a carcass, perhaps, with the intent of bringing it … Continue reading 10 Signs That It’s Time To Let Go
Things That People Ask Me Hello, my Afrolicious Stars! Since I've started "Afrologik Vlog", on the Afrologik Youtube Channel, I've invited viewers to contact me with questions of comments via email, that they may not want to state or ask in the comments section or on the Afrologik website. My only requirement was that all … Continue reading Ask Afrologik
You Think It's Hard To Fit In? Try NOT Fitting In... I've accepted, talked about, and have damn near bragged about being nonconformist. I've described how liberating it is to not be bound by the chains of society, peers, or even fashion. I've shared how cool it is to love who you are and do … Continue reading The Difficult Side of Being Yourself
Stop Making Excuses. Start Making Progress! I was chatting with a friend the other day, and she was telling me about some things that she has endured in her life. Things that, perhaps, shaped her into the person that she is today. Most of these things were not positive, and in turn, the negativity that … Continue reading Don’t Accept Your Own Madness!
What Do You Really See In The Mirror? A piece written by Afrologik's editor, Dav Peters What Can You See? The man across the hall, a paraplegic, cries out to get out of bed. At the same time, I want little more than to never leave my covers and never be seen again. Would, that … Continue reading Reflections
Don't Reciprocate Their Energy. Protect Yours! I've been seeing memes lately that are encouraging people to return the energy that has been given to them. In other words, if someone is being a jerk towards you, you should be a jerk towards them. To all of my readers, I want to make this abundantly clear: … Continue reading Protecting Your Energy