Overcoming Adversity

Get Out! You Don’t Belong There

Jasmine is awakened by the sound of her cell phone hitting the floor. It was set to vibrate anytime she received a text message. She frantically dives out of the bed awaking her boyfriend of 3 months who tries to gauge what’s wrong. She picks up the phone to see a text that reads, “Its […]

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Ransom | Recovering Stolen Dreams

What is Ransom? Ransom definition: According the the Merriam Webster dictionary ransom is defined as a consideration paid or demanded for the release of someone or something from captivity. Stolen Dreams This can’t be happening. Where is it? I turned my back for one second and now it’s gone. It was just right here. Literally […]

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Going Forward | What I Learned From Pro Football

I love football. It is by far my favorite sport to watch. Why I Love Pro Football Football is a game of centimeters, inches and yards. It is a game where the difference between winning and losing is a matter determined the momentum of going forward. Not only is football a game of space but […]

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The Purpose of Adversity is…

With all the mess we see on the news about the economy, the debt ceiling, FEMA being broke, hurricanes, floods, and earthquakes, it is easy to draw a conclusion that the world is coming to an end. Fade to black. If I were to follow the craziness I see being portrayed by the media I […]

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Hostile Takeover!

I did it. It took some mild begging, constant emails, and bribes but I have landed a guest post on Discovering Purpose. Ayo, my latest victim, has helped me further my world domination scheme. With all of my mind control techniques, I convinced Ayo that I had superior writing skills and the ability to inspire […]

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