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Not Long Until Year 2 at Uni

I have just under 4 weeks until I head back to university to start my second year. I’m sort of stuck in the middle about whether I should be totally excited, or worried that last year’s confidence issues may crawl back and go full throttle. 704 more words

Life

Teacher Becomes the Student

I’ve been blessed in my lifetime to have had many great teachers and some special mentors. I’m not just talking about the ones that you get in the classroom when you are running through the system of K-12 and in college. 2,225 more words

When you Experience Injustice

After hearing a preaching from pastor Steve Murrell about being grateful I didn’t expect that I will practice what I have learned immediately.

When a person experience injustice the question he/she should ask is this, … 80 more words

Lessons In Life

144 A Call to Empathy

Empathy noun

  1. the ability to understand and share the feelings of another.

I studied theater for 4 years in college, and it was a crash course in empathy.  306 more words

Lessons In Life

Values

   

Most people would readily say, “Yes, of course, I have values!”

If pressed to explain how you experience those core beliefs, well that is a bit more complicated. 424 more words

Encouragement

148 Reading the Fine Print

Every Saturday I walk down the same street in downtown Brooklyn to pick up lunch. I always see an elderly woman outside of an office building protesting something which isn’t very clear. 170 more words

Brooklyn

Lessons in Life (Pain)

As a child, when I told my brother I had a headache, he’d punch me in the arm.
When I asked him why he did this, he’d say to me, “Now your head won’t hurt as much because the pain is in your arm.” 63 more words