Oddisee & Good Compny - “The Goings On”
Nothing trumps good, old-fashioned pen and paper when it comes to taking effective notes. Except maybe this trick.
I wouldn’t say it’s a problem but I have this thing for writing stuff down continually. It starts as a journal and then it turns into a brainstorming outlet, a keeper of TO DO LISTS, cool words that pop into my head that I want to save for later and the list goes on…this hack was/is timely!
She initially said “no” when I asked for a photo, but another old woman walked by, and began speaking passionately in Ukrainian. Apparently convinced by the words of the passerby, the woman shrugged, and posed for the picture. After everything was finished, I asked my translator: “What did that other woman say?”
"She said: ‘You must not refuse a photo, because you must represent the women of your land. Now go to eternity!’"
I absolutely dug this. No Pressure- Right?
"I always tell my kids if you lay down, people will step over you. But if you keep scrambling, if you keep going, someone will always, always give you a hand. Always. But you gotta keep dancing, you gotta keep your feet moving."- ~Morgan Freeman
how about that?
On August 9, Michael Brown, 18, unarmed, was shot to death by a Ferguson, MO. Police officer. The incident has sparked a huge protest in the community and has gained recognition world-wide.
I invite you to please do your own research about the recent events.
Blessings to all graduates that made it to Fall Semester 2014… And Peace to the ones that didn’t.
Rest In Peace Kind Sir.
I overheard a daughter telling her mother about the tragedy of his life being cut short.
She mentioned that it was a suicide and the mother replied disgusted that someone with so much money and the ability to make others laugh would be so coward.
Her insinuation made me sick to my very core.
People need to talk more.
People need to listen more.
Depression cuts deeper than any could imagine…even the afflicted.