Many people are broken. They come from broken homes and broken families, which have led to broken communities. In honor of Black History Month, I think it is essential to really know what Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. meant when he said he had a dream. It is so disheartening when speaking to the youth of this generation who believe that Dr. King’s speech was about ending slavery. Slavery was abolished by congress passing a bill in 1865, which became the 13th amendment to the U.S
Many people never move forward in life because they are stuck in the hurts of their past or bond by the fear of their future. National Institute for Mental Health reports that over 6.3 million Americans have been diagnosed with a phobia or fear. From this report, 60% of Americans fear things that will never happen. 30% of Americans fear things that had happened in the past and can’t be changed. 74% of Americans fear public speaking, 68% fear death and 45% of Americans fear s
Everyone is trying to find a place to fit in, when I was born to stand out! Every woman wants to be thick, when I’m just trying to live healthy! Most dream of a life where they slay, but me? I dream of a life that saves! Plastic Surgery, extensions, and make-up aren’t what makes a lady beautiful. It’s her heart and her mind. The way she loves and nurtures makes her beautiful. You see, every boy thinks it cool to be the man, but few understand why you are called to be the man.
Most people have faced some type of challenges in life; Whether it's losing someone, suffering with a chronic illness, a divorce, or growing up without a parent. Others have faced failures like not passing a test or not getting a job. This has left our country in a state of emotional bondage. All we see on television is violence and killing. Most of what is posted and shared on social media provokes negative emotions. According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of Ame