The Art of Not Jumping The Gun Okay, so, the last week was very up and down for me. Bad spirits were trying their hardest to attach themselves to me. For the most part, I stayed cool -- that wasn't easy. Valentine's Day was the worst. Not because it was Valentine's Day (I'm not melodramatic … Continue reading Gettin’ Yours When You’re Good And Ready
That Which Is For You, Will Always Come To You Nowadays, with social media, people have displayed self-sufficiency, and independence, sometimes to the point of arrogance, and cockiness. Don't get me wrong -- I'm happy to see others doing well, and I see nothing wrong with being tactfully proud of accomplishments. I can even dig … Continue reading Never Chase ANYTHING!
Your Best Will Fluctuate Yes, we should do our best at everything that we do, and be the best people that we can be at all times. However, don't be foolish enough to believe that your best will be at the same level with every effort. That's not always possible. Our personal bests will fluctuate. … Continue reading Don’t Overestimate Your Personal Best
Be Yourself, But Be Accountable No, I'm sorry; this article will not be about the hilarious Dave Chappelle skits -- well, not exactly, but it may resemble the skits, in theory, a little bit. Yes, I've been on a kick, of sorts, trying to convince you that one of the best things that you can … Continue reading When Keeping It Real Goes Wrong
Bad Days Happen I think that a lot of us have our ideas a bit twisted. Many of us believe that living a peaceful life means always being calm, never becoming upset, and only producing positive thoughts. Well, I'm here to tell you that the ideas listed above are completely unrealistic. We are human beings, … Continue reading Giving Yourself The Freedom To Be Pissed
You Have Control Over The Way You Are Received I've heard the questions asked: "If you died today, what would you want said in your eulogy?" Or, "What would you like for your obituary to say about you?". While I don't disagree with those exercises, I think a more important question is: If you are … Continue reading What Do You Want People To Say About You
Blog #50! I Did It! Blog number 50! I'm so proud. yet so humbled. I'm proud of myself, because I've stuck with it, and I've enjoyed the whole ride. Even with a crazy work schedule and life happening here and there (as life tends to do), I've hung in there and kept a schedule of, … Continue reading Breaking Free