Education Isn’t Everything

Ok, I must admit, right now I'm a bit frustrated and disappointed. I haven't already shared this, but now is the perfect opportunity- I'm working on my master's. But you know what I just learned?  Education isn't everything. I just left a class discussion where the  majority of the women (young women) basically supported gold-digging,…

Republican Debate: My Thoughts

Ok.  I'm watching the Republican debate with my family and I can't take it anymore.  I have to write.  Here are my thoughts: Personally, the two strongest candidates are Christie and Trump.  They are both bold, assertive, and direct.  Of course Trump has a tendency of not answering directly, such as not answering how much…

I Pulled Over To Write…

I'm driving listening to "The Body" by Wale and I was inspired to write, so here I am.. You know I love lists so let's go!  5 things on my mind right now:1. Happiness, or anything worthwile, will not be handed to you.  Worthwhile things require work.  Don't believe me?  Check out depression statistics.  Happiness…

Expression: Up writing at 3:30 a.m.

It’s 3:00 a.m. and I’m up writing.  Tomorrow is Maraya’s 8th birthday which alone is enough, but life itself has been eventful lately.  Honestly, I’m a bit over-stimulated. Maraya is so great because she’s been talking about her birthday, but last night she very curiously asked “What are we doing for my birthday?”  She used…

It’s Been A Week Since I’ve Written Anything!

Wow, just looked at the calendar and realized I haven't written anything in a week!  This saddens my heart!  🙂  But seriously, I prefer to write something every few days.  The semester is coming to a close and my workload has been heavy!  This week I wrote a 10 page paper and then gave a 6…

Expression: College

It's 12:40 am and I'm still up and going.  Today has been quite a day. I cried today.  I prayed today.  I meditated today.  I was encouraged by my friends today. I started a good book today titled "9 Things You Simply MUST DO".  I also cried a little while reading it.  🙂 I came…