Your Way

"Excellence is to do a common thing in an uncommon way." -Booker T. Washington Lately I've been collecting tasks (and tasks and tasks...) to complete, most of which have to do with the four jobs that I am currently overseeing. In some ways, I see this as a compliment. I must be a trustworthy and … Continue reading Your Way

Stand Up

Standing up for yourself and your beliefs is important. If you feel that you are being mistreated, overlooked, or misunderstood, then say something. Today at work, my supervisor told me that I needed to start completing a task that I believed to be unnecessary and just a waste of my (and everyone's) time. I expressed … Continue reading Stand Up

Hard

"It's supposed to be hard. If it wasn't hard, everyone would do it. The hard is what makes it great." -A League of Their Own I came across this quote while reading "What Happened" by Hillary Clinton. I find myself complaining about how hard life is and how each day is a struggle. However, I … Continue reading Hard

The Journey

Almost every day I find myself wishing that time would pass by quicker; that these next three months would pass by as quickly as humanly possible. But at the same time, it hurts me to think this way. I shouldn't wish for time to fly by. If this were to happen, we would wake up … Continue reading The Journey

Words

When people are going through a difficult time in their life, they need more than criticism. They need more than being told they did something wrong. Some think that those who are struggling need to be degraded, and told that they are worthless for making mistakes, thinking it will result in a positive outcome. 99 … Continue reading Words

Be You

Be real with people. Most people love people that are real with themselves and others. When someone is pretending to be someone they're not, it's not hard to tell. On social media and TV, we are often shown how we should look and what we should like or do. Don't listen to all of that. … Continue reading Be You