Social Media And One-Upmanship

*a 3 minute read* The great thing about Social Media platforms like Instagram, Twitter & Snapchat (Yes, people still use that,) is that users have complete autonomy over what they publish. You can choose to actively post stories, tweets and pictures on a regular basis, or you can take a more passive approach where youContinue reading “Social Media And One-Upmanship”

Life Series: Does Wisdom Come With Age?

*a 5 min read* The quote below is a lesson that was taught to me from a very young age which still holds weight to this day. “Wisdom comes with age, so respect your elders” While the statement above may seem clear and short, there is plenty to breakdown and discuss. If we look atContinue reading “Life Series: Does Wisdom Come With Age?”

Moments vs Movements- Who Wins?

*a 5 minute read* You can never anticipate what you will see on a platform like Twitter. One of the funniest, controversial, and most dangerous social media apps ever created, Twitter has provided me (and I’m sure many of you) with emotions all across the board. If you don’t have the app, I strongly suggestContinue reading “Moments vs Movements- Who Wins?”

Life Series: Shoot Your Shot 104

(a 4 minute read) I know what you are thinking. Don’t worry, this is not propaganda for everyone to go and shoot their shot in the direct messages of social media. But you do miss 100% of the shots you don’t take… (so take that how you will). But shooting your shot isn’t limited toContinue reading “Life Series: Shoot Your Shot 104”

Instincts vs Thoughts – Who Wins?

*a 4 min read* The Hunch The uncertainty of a given situation can leave us vulnerable and puzzled about what to do next. How we act or react to that situation may start a chain of events that can either help us, hinder us, or allow us to just get by. Think of a timeContinue reading “Instincts vs Thoughts – Who Wins?”

The Qualities of a Good Journalist

Have you ever wondered about what journalism is? Or what a journalist does? Or about what it takes to be a journalist? Well, look no further as some potential advice is about to head your way. The job of a journalist can be fun but also quite challenging at the same time. As a journalist,Continue reading “The Qualities of a Good Journalist”

How Sports Influence Social Justice

*a 6 min read* The capability to decipher the meaning of social justice is an enigma in itself. If the question of “what is social justice?” does not make you stop and think for more than a second, you might have to think a little harder. Unfortunately, the answer is not as clear as itContinue reading “How Sports Influence Social Justice”

The Sunken Place – Protect Your Mindset 103

* a 4 minute read* After re-watching Jordan Peele’s spectacular movie Get Out, I realized I was out of almond milk. But more importantly, the theme of “The Sunken Place” stood out to me, and how we have a similar concept in the real world. A thought may come to your mind: why would weContinue reading “The Sunken Place – Protect Your Mindset 103”