Sometimes I forget that men need safe spaces too. They cry. They get overwhelmed. They break down. They aren’t allowed to just breathe. To feel weak. To just be. Like us women, being Black in America is rarely a walk in the park; as reflections of one another, our plights are nearly identical. Unlike us, […]Read more "9 Ways Black Men Can Express Self-Love (a repost)"
You don’t always need a logical reason for doing everything in your life. Do it because you want to; because it’s fun; because it makes you happy. –THINKGROWPROSPER™ ❤Read more "week 37|2017"
if you don’t love yourself you’ll never feel like anyone else does either -bridgett devoueRead more "if"
True happiness is to enjoy the present without anxious dependence upon the future. – Epictetus, thinkgrowprosper ❤Read more "week 36|2017"
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The videotapes are horrifying, all of them, but no more horrifying than a public lynching. It continues to scream I do not value your life and you are not human to me. We should be angry and emotional, however, we should not respond emotionally. This is a systemic, institutionalized problem that demands a systemwide solution. […]Read more "A Word From Dick Gregory"
9 Things to Give Up if You Want to be Happy THINKGROWPROSPER 1. Complaining 2. Limiting beliefs 3. Blaming others 4. Negative self-talk 5. Dwelling on the past 6. Resistance to change 7. The need to impress others 8. The need to always be right 9. The need for other’s approval Giving up isn’t always […]Read more "week 31|2017: 9 things to give up"