Jermaine

When Can A Man Cry?

It’s truly ok to cry… if you know when and you know why? As a guy I’ve always thought of crying as an overrated function that my body had the ability to perform. To make matters worse, I live in a society where the acceptable reasons for tears streaming down a man’s face are really […]

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The Stealth Approach to Image Rehab

Have you ever wanted to change the way people view you without changing who you are? I have. Why? Honestly, I’m not the most outgoing person in the world. I’m also not the most spontaneous. Don’t get me wrong, I love who I am and have no intentions of “pretending” to be something that I’m […]

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Deja Vu

I’ve been here before. -On the cusp of destruction and total hopelessness. Where every move I make feels like it is leading me farther away from my desired outcomes. I’ve been to that bleak place where confusion and complaining commingle to create the perfect storm of fear, frustration, and darkness. Yeah, the walls look different […]

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Facts vs. Function (continued)

FEAR IS TIED TO FACTS The facts: The facts say that life is rough. You won’t make your dreamed goals because the whole world is working against you. Chaos is the order of the day. The economy is down. The job market is failing as a structure. Nobody and no organization is safe. Even the […]

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When I Grow Up!

As a child I always wanted to be “important.” I wanted to make my parents proud by doing some great feat that the rest of the world would marvel at. I wanted to make myself rich beyond my wildest dreams. I wanted to be the center of attention. I wanted to stand out in a […]

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