Today marks the 20th year since Biggie Small’s untimely death. His legacy permeates black culture, pop culture, business culture…culture, culture (you get the picture). But today I realized that Biggie applies to “success” culture too. Listen, I am in the middle of my second semester of law school, and frankly…shit gets rough. So this here… Read More Biggie’s #10CrackCommandments Applied to LIFE!
I have an interesting affinity for Tupac and his music. Not just because he was one of the most successful rappers during my early years; and not because I was essentially introduced to hip hop through his music. Not even because my mother was a super fan and made sure that I was familiar with… Read More Who is Huey in Tupac’s “Changes”?
As I searched myself for inspiration this morning, I literally visualized myself “examining myself.” Sort of flipping through my mind, searching for a topic that would send me typing like mad woman on my train ride to work. But then I realized, I had already arrived at a suitable topic “self”! Then I thought, “what… Read More 3 Words
Now, we’ve all heard it before; “Imitation is the highest form of flattery.” I would have to say that rings very true. When you admire someone for one thing or another you may find yourself picking up their traits, going for their style of dress, maybe even adopting a similar cadence. What can I say,… Read More imitation vs. plagiarism| dead wrong
I have to admit it hahaha! I have been completely off track with my daily runs. It’s basically down to a biweekly thing, and that’s a good week. But this morning, I woke up early enough to squeeze in a little run and was inspired. As I was running through the streets of my neighborhood,… Read More turning corners
I know that life can send you flying in a million different directions. I mean, I know that to be true just for a single person…I’m sure that life could probably send you in a trillion different directions if you have a spouse and children. But honestly, I’m starting to see that those millions and… Read More when things come together…