This past weekend, while sipping on a cup of latte with “my boys” at (our hangout), one of them brought up a topic along the lines of identity. he asked “why do we find it more shameful or uncomfortable when we see a person of our ethnicity in particular doing something “socially unacceptable” vs another … More “Familiar strangers”
years ago I came across a greeting card that said “Home is where my mom is” I bought it for my mother as a mother’s day present (cliche). I thought it was catchy and for whatever reason it resonated with me. Looking back, I think it was because I was home sick for the longest … More “Where Home used to be….”
“…And I feel just like I’m living someone else’s life It’s like I just stepped outside When everything was going right…” Michael Buble I will never forget the day I first came across this song. It was as though, someone or some power out there had told this guy about what was on my mind, … More “…And I feel just like I’m living someone else’s life…”k
“For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.” -Nelson Mandel My heart feels heavy from sadness. I know death is inevitable yet ever-new. I grew up hearing about Mandela’s accomplishments. to me he holds a great place … More In memory of The Great Man ever lived.
It was 6 years ago, me and few of my friends were in a cab to downtown.I sat in the first raw behind the driver and one of my friends in the back.somewhere down the road, I felt as though I was being watched. of course I attempted to cover the right side of my … More I pass it down to you, please always remember this
“I may be drunk, Miss, but in the morning I will be sober and you will still be ugly.”- Winston Churchill
“Forget the rude remarks and always remember the compliments you received”. This maybe one of the very few quotes that have greatly impacted my life and continue to do so. I am not quite sure where I read it but it gets me through some tough days. I hope it does the same to you. … More “Forget the rude remarks and always remember the compliments you received”
“Maybe there is something you are afraid to say, or someone you are afraid to love, or somewhere you are afraid to go. It’s gonna hurt. It’s gonna hurt because it matters”. -JOHN Green