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Stop Telling People to Follow Their Passion

When we try to find our passion, without the roadmap of curiosity, we are looking for a living, moving, breathing and all-powerful thing. But without curiosity breathing life into our passion, it evades us. We cannot see it, because it is not doing what passion does. It is not yet moving things around, shining brightly, creating, singing, shouting, or dancing. It has not yet uttered its first sound or made its first move.

The Day The End Began

I had goosebumps everywhere, even my face. But not the happy kind. These were eerie goosebumps — ones that make you want to run to your bed and hide under the covers. It was as if we were all waiting to find out if the world was going to end.

Buried Ghosts | An Elegy

I know they wrapped you up in all your high school portraits and told the story of your old life, but I remember you. I remember you as you were. 

Drama, Drama, Drama

Have you ever had that friend who always has some sort of drama going on? There’s always some life or death problem to be solved and you cannot spend any time with them without it being hijacked by a perceived emergency? 

If Britney Spears Shaved Her Head In 2021

Britney Spears shows us how short of a distance we have traveled and who we were as an American society, not all that long ago. She showcases the damage that our people are facing today, and this damage is a result of our past collective beliefs. We are the adults of America, today. We, who lived under (or yielding) the heavy hand of phycological oppression for most of our lives.

The Gift of Desperation

Sometimes, desperation is a gift. And sometimes it is the most unbearable pain that saves our lives. Complete defeat is necessary for a stubborn person, like me, who refuses to start again.


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Destructive Criticism | Arguing With Your Haters Online is a Waste of Time Holly Kellums Podcast

Successful people do not waste their time arguing with naysayers — arguing with destructive people is not constructive.
  1. Destructive Criticism | Arguing With Your Haters Online is a Waste of Time
  2. You are NOT a Victim
  3. True Friends are NOT Always There for You
  4. Stop Putting Yourself Last

Honoring Hope and Human Potential

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