I am homeless and apparently so are you #whyareYUhere

Yes, I may have just called you homeless. BUT. Before you start throwing shade (or shelter my way... depending on the type of person you are since I'm also homeless), let me explain. I am not homeless - I am blessed to be living under a roof with heat - though sometimes it's a battle to use…

Why we need someone like Trump

My prof in my creative writing class today asked, "Why is silence sometimes sweeter than sound?" And having just gotten off Twitter from reading way too many depressing tweets, I was about to raise my hand to say, "If Trump was silent for the past 40 years, this morning would have been much sweeter." But that's not true.…

You have to be charismatic to be a leader (Myth 1 out of 5 on leadership)

I'd like to flat out tell you (and hope you'd be convinced) that last week was life-changing for me but you're going to be indifferent. I would only hope that you would believe me and take everything I say as pure truth, but I know you will not empathize with what I'm about to tell you…

How to get bad grades and still succeed

October is the month we students start to feel a little sad because we get back our marks from our assignments/tests we submitted in September... Or is it just me? It also prolly has something to do with the weather. *Disclaimer: The title of this post may be misleading to some - because you should know you won't graduate university…

Reaching the peak (but almost giving up) 

I posted a short video a couple of weeks ago on my Instagram which probably confused y'all. Here's the full version: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lHPtG3y3MdQ&feature=youtu.be This past summer, I worked as a French teacher for around 20 Gr2/3 students. It was one of the most overwhelming and patience-testing experiences of my life, but boy is it true that…

First year is over, but scholar’s up because education isn’t!

So your girl has been out of school for the past couple of days so hellloooo time for myself, HALLELUJAH! I started writing about the purpose of it all, school, learning, and knowledge and this written piece came from it. I hope it serves you well m'loves! Search my dear Look for answers beyond your textbooks Education is…