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Singles Awareness Day: 12 Quotes to Make Any Single Person Smile on Valentines Day

I know what it’s like to be single on Valentine’s Day and for some singles, this can be a day of avoiding social media, eye-rolling at the glimpse of lovey-dovey, over sharing posts you accidentally see online and wondering when you’ll find love. This is not to say that all singles dread Valentine’s Day. I know quite a few people who are single by choice and absolutely love it! Continue reading...
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Why Isn’t There a White History Month?

I was one of those black kids that attended predominately white schools for the majority of my life. Not by choice, but my parent's enrolled me and I attended. I was none the wiser and I don't regret it. It never occurred to me that we were missing a white history month because quite frankly, in every subject, from art to astronomy, the pioneering leaders that I learned about in school, didn't look like me. Continue reading...

Self-Esteem Booster of the Week: Stand Tall

I have horrible posture, so it will sound hypocritical for me to give this advice, but I know it works because I try it often. When I remind myself to stand tall and straight, I feel better about myself. I imagine that a rope is pulling the top of my head toward the sky. Continue reading…

Self-Esteem Booster of the Week: Speak Slowly

Such a simple thing, but it can have a big difference in how others perceive you. A person in authority, with authority, speaks slowly. It shows confidence. A person who feels that he isn’t worth listening to will speak quickly, because he doesn’t want to keep others Continue reading...