For some reason, I decided to sit on my curb instead of my porch. For some reason, I sat beside the only plant growing from the concrete (I checked). For some reason I couldn’t stop staring at it.
I had a realization.
“Everyone in the world can relate to the little plant erupting from the concrete. Something blocking you from your goals. Someone telling you your dreams are impossible. Forget that. Overcome. Go against the odds. Grow. Never stop. Conquer… Everything was impossible, until someone did it.”
– C.M. Knox
I’m big on mentoring and the impact it has on people (mainly students, because “people” also includes adults that suck, and I don’t much care about them).
My mentors played a huge part in my life, and I’ve seen friends fall from their path for a lack of having them.
So i’m always interested in aspects of mentoring.
Because, I’m big on it.
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When i’m bored, I sometimes drive around getting lost in the fancy neighborhoods, looking at houses that could pass for castles of American royalty.
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After a long afternoon doing nothing, I decided to help a friend, Lexi, change her classroom decorations. In the midst of doing so, a few of her co-workers came to sit and
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I took a trip to a well known supercenter today, and learned that the notion that common enemies can bring people of all types together, is true.
If you have ever been to this land of wonder during peak hours, or really anytime between 10am and 11pm, then you should
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“I wonder if it’s true, that you struggle to sleep when someone is dreaming of you… If it is, please forgive me for your restless nights.”
– C.M. Knox
Haven’t shared anything for a while. I’ve got 20
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*throws ludicrous amount of confetti into the air*
One semester down, three semesters to go.
A few weeks ago I finished my last test of the semester, and felt kind of like…
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