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I have been inspired! I have put my pride (and previous heartbreak) aside and have decided to take another shot at crowdfunding. Here's are 3 reasons why... 1. I've learned my lesson - several. With the first campaign there wasn't enough research. I was passionately and tremendously excited about this new venture but honestly, there wasn't enough work behind the campaign.  Yes, I had a goal, but I did not "have all my ducks in a row" as I assumed. This caused me to  kick off the campaign prematurely.  2. Why not? I not only feel, but know, that I...

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adventure, book review, Children's books -

Imagine the love and brilliance floating around a classroom or home, or even outside, before, during and after reading this story? 

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I was met with a challenge, more so of a request than a challenge, to provide a list of books that encourages positive thinking and goals for a 13 year old young man.  Below is a list of books that may interest your teen. If It is a book that I have personally read it will be starred.  BOOK LIST For Every One by Jason Reynolds The Greatest You: Face Reality, Release Negativity, and Live Your Purpose by Trent Shelton Young, Gifted and Black: Promoting High Achievement Among African-American Students by Theresa Perry *Rich Dad, Poor Dad by Robert T....

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book review, childrens book -

THEMES: Family, friendship, bullying, peer pressure, problem-solving.

LESSON: Trust and communication are key in this story as it is in life. 

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black wall street, Education, history -

There has been much debate over the terminology to describe this attack- Riot VS. Massacre. By definition, a riot is a violent disturbance of peace by a crowd. Black people were attacked and killed. Why the debate?

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