Authenticity

The most-quoted regrets people express on their deathbeds are: “I wish I’d had the courage to be true to myself”, “I’d wish I’d had the courage to not live the life others expected me to live,” and “I wanted to express my true feelings but was too afraid.” I was prompted to write this article … More             Authenticity

The Purpose Driven Life

What determines how you spin your time, where you go what you think about, how you conduct your life while occupying space on this earth. It’s knowing your purpose. It’s having that sense of direction knowing that you have a reason for your existence in life. You were not born to work for someone else, … More The Purpose Driven Life

Follow one cause until success (Stay focused)

As I scrolled through social media recently, a particular post caught my eye. It was simple: someone had posted the word “focus.” But what attracted my attention was how the author turned the word into an acronym, assigning each letter a term that imbued it with meaning. The word “focus” was broken down into core … More Follow one cause until success (Stay focused)

My Story Behind Personal Growth/Development

                                         Day and night, I saw the harms of drugs and gang violence. We could see the anguish on my mother’s face every day. Eventually, she succumbed to depression. We never could understand why we were staying at my grandmother’s house so much. In my book “The Enemy in the Bush”, there’s a picture … More My Story Behind Personal Growth/Development

Growth thrives in conducive surroundings

At some point, a person feels the need to evolve, to enter a new dimension of life.  Perhaps, to advance a skill, a new career, or develop their relationships with others. This requires growth to happen.  But for growth to happen, the person’s environment must change. We all know how growth happens in plants. It … More Growth thrives in conducive surroundings