Internal struggle of Race Over the course of five years, I have hesitated to share my thoughts, feelings, and opinions of the current racial state of America. I have cried, laughed and wondered as we are stumbling through the motions of social change. If I was honest, I was blind.
I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear. Nelson Mandela Am I dying? Clinching my chest I felt that I was having a heart attack. I
Good, better, best. Never let it rest. ‘Til your good is better and your better is best. St. Jerome We enter this life screaming. This pronouncement is like a declaration telling the ones around us, “get ready because here I come”. From the moment we take our
Anxiously I grasped my wife’s hands as she braved the final moments of labor. Those final moments felt like an eternity as moments of extreme intensity transition to one of extreme joy. All the planning and organizing can never fully prepare you for a season change. With my
It’s never too late to be what you might have been. – George Elliot The new year is a great time to start afresh and give yourself a clean slate. Sometimes promises are not tangible, it’s a long journey of faith, building, and redefinition. For me,
Everything happens kind of the way it’s supposed to happen, and we just watch it unfold. And you can’t control it. Looking back, you can’t say, ‘I should’ve… ‘ You didn’t, and had you, the outcome would have