My Power Is More Prominent Than My Pain

"My power and persistence are more prominent than my pain." Sometimes we see ourselves and are reminded of all of life's unkindnesses. Perhaps some of us can't see any type of existence beyond them at all. In the middle of any painful time, it's difficult to look beyond that moment and all that it encompasses. … Continue reading My Power Is More Prominent Than My Pain

Level Up No Excuses

"I am dedicated to using all of my resources to facilitate my mental, physical, emotional, and spiritual growth." In June of 1964, Malcolm X gave a speech at the OAAU founding rally, and ten words jumped out at me which, I think are the perfect caveat to this affirmation, "we intend to bring into existence … Continue reading Level Up No Excuses