Inspiring stories

I Deserve A Second Chance

I Messed Up. I did something so stupid, disrespectful, and arrogant that for days I didn’t have the nerve to look at my face in the mirror. I was disappointed in what I saw. My mistake was immature, reckless and careless. What Did I Do? I passed judgment on a man I didn’t even know. […]

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Capture the Frozen Moment

MY NEW FAVORITE THING There are only a few things that I like to do other than writing. Let me rephrase that. There are tons of things I like to do other than writing but one thing that gives me almost as much joy is photography. I think that in a fight (not physical) my […]

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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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How Deep Are Your Roots?

THE TREE Just the other day, during one of the turbulent storms that hit our community, I gazed out the window and witnessed a tree being abused by the fierce winds. With every gust the branches swayed back and forth following their direction. They bended, snapped, and curved against the force thanks to their flexibility […]

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