From Peaks to Valleys

2016 was the greatest year in my life. It honestly isn't much of a competition. When I think of other great years in my life, they just don't really compare. I can think of milestone years, like 2004 when I won the outstanding achievement and athletic awards in my fifth grade class. Also, the Red …

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Self Worth

This is our newest contributor's first post. Welcome Ticallion The Baptist (Aka Dario Balunovic) to the blog!  Lately, I've had a lot on my mind about self worth and I feel this needs to be said on my behalf and anyone else going through the same ordeal I went through. I'm gonna say this and …

Unselfishness vs Charity – A Lesson Learned in Marriage

As a young married couple (we're both 22), this article could've tackled a number of lessons we've learned. Whether it's budgeting, struggling in the professional world together, or figuring out how to set up our living room - there have been a number of conflicts and resolutions in our short marriage. We're figuring it out! …

Little Bits

I took the weekend off social media to reconnect a bit. I usually share quick thoughts on Twitter, but I wanted to compile all of them into a blog today. Enjoy these Little Bits. If you don't start your post with "I'm proud to announce..." on LinkedIn, why do you even have an account? The …

By Example

Leading, living, showing - these are acts I have to learn from by example. As a person, I'm not nearly as attentive when I'm expected to learn from anything other than a living, breathing example. To truly capture my attention and motivate me in a certain direction, I need to see it lived out. I learn at …

Color

Okay, hi I'm Demetrous. You can call me Dee because that's the grade I got in all my writing classes. I'm not talented at it but here we are. That was the preamble. Congrats, you made it. Recently I was asked, "If you could be a color, what would it be and why?" That sat …