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Journals

Gratitude and a Half Glass

Gratitude and a Half Glass

As difficult as it is to admit, I complain an awful lot. Let me paint it a different way, when I’m unhappy about something, I tend to focus on the source of my unhappiness or whatever I think is missing. To be honest, some of […]

Note to My Younger Self

Note to My Younger Self

Not too long ago, I used to beat myself up for my missteps in the past, failing to realize that I didn’t know better and that I acted based on the information I had at the time. I started to note some of those things […]

Notes on Thanksgiving

Notes on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays. Every year, I write a customary thanksgiving post and as this year’s thanksgiving draws near again, it’s time to reflect on life and what we’re thankful for. I am thankful for.. …my life. I have said it before […]

For 2018

For 2018

It’s been so hard writing this post and to be honest I have struggled to write in the last month. On a four-and-a-half-hour flight, boredom has finally led me to quiet my inner demons and put pen to paper or literally finger to keyboard. In […]

Giving Thanks

Giving Thanks

Thursday, September 14, 2017 12:50AM I feel empty, lost and confused. I decided I was going to start journaling again so as much as I don’t feel like it right now, I will go ahead to rant here. I am tired of everything. Don’t know […]

“The 21st Century Teacher” I

“The 21st Century Teacher” I

Dear Reader, I write this to you, not from my luxury office at the British Consulate or my Office in Ajah where I do my personal business. Dang it, I am not even writing this from the Champ de Mars or from a fancy hotel […]

Is Happiness a Choice?

Is Happiness a Choice?

On Wednesday, I woke up on an okay side of the bed. I wasn’t sad but I wasn’t entirely upbeat either. I said my prayers groggily then decided I wasn’t quite ready to start my day yet so instead I lay down in bed and […]