personal development

18 & over, Blog, blog series, career exploration, civic duty, global citizenship, personal development

Haiti:Global Citizenship is food for the soul


  Global Citizenship: Giving to Haiti Yesterday I followed my spirit.It whispered,“Donate.”  Currently I am working on project for Haiti, so without hesitation, I donated to the efforts in Haiti. I chose three non-profit organizations that I knew were on the ground directly providing resources to Haitians as they prepare for their rain and hurricane

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Blog, commentary, Education, Journalism / Mass Media, Media, personal development, Television / Film

Virtual vs. Personal, Black vs. White . . .


Last year I sat on my couch at home and soaked in the first installment of  CNN’s special: Black in America, wondering what other people were thinking. I was craving open discussions, feedback, and the ability to put collaborative plans into action.  Instead of the face to face socializing, I settled for the mass media outlet of blogging and

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13-17yrs, 18 & over, 8-12yrs, commentary, Education, inspirational, personal development

Meeting President and First Lady Obama


I am so excited about helping my community through volunteer efforts that I must share my experiences.  Self-gratification and empowerment are just some of the rewards I have received from the small sacrifices I have made.  At the close of 2008, I decided to make a conscious effort to help others.  I didn’t want to

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