This is not a precursor for another PWI (Predominantly White Institutions) vs. HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) debate. I've done enough "defending" for the day, and this blog is not a place for hostility. That being said... I'm afraid I might not have the opportunity to get my old gold blazer. The blazer, recognized … Continue reading The Fall of the Mighty
Memories can be wonderful; like when you remember a fly pizza place in a random town you visited and want to return, or when you’re thinking of crazy times with your college friends, or when you’re rushing for work in the morning and suddenly know exactly where your car keys are... But they can also … Continue reading Of My Memories
I am usually prepared for long shifts at work, but sometimes my mind, body, and soul are simultaneously pleading for rest the moment I walk in the building. Because people. 10:57pm on a Saturday; 3 minutes before the front doors are locked, and your easy breezy behind is expected to begin bringing your 2 hour … Continue reading Woes of the Working Adult
I once read in some waiting room magazine that sometimes, toddlers shutdown. Literally, their brain will in a sense, misfire, and throw them into a whirlwind of confusion and anxiousness, which will then cause them to cry because you asked if they want to eat spaghetti or ravioli. The writer's suggested method of repair during … Continue reading A Hug and a Safe Place
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 … Continue reading Onwards and Upwards
"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 unfinished drafts because of one constant thought that keeps distracting me.
There's something about the unknown... "The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious - the fundamental emotion which stands at the cradle of true art and true science." - Albert Einstein