13-17yrs, 18 & over, blog series, career exploration, Education, Motivational (Coaching, Speaking, etc)

Writing and Waiting: Author Chronicles Installment 2

I’ve spent almost ten years writing the same novel. Sometimes I ask myself why that’s the case, even though I know full well the reason why. For starters, I had this grandiose vision of what I wanted Love Changes to be, even before I put the first word on paper. I wanted all the sass

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13-17yrs, 18 & over, 8-12yrs, commentary, Education, global citizenship

President Obama visits Ghana ? Huh?

Why Ghana? Governments of countries on the continent are scratching their heads!  South Africa can’t understand, “Why not our country?”  We are the continents “economic powerhouse” for crying out loud.  The “most populist country”, Nigeria feels slighted and Kenya, home of Obama’s dad and uummm, well, according to them, that’s reason enough.  “They are a

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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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