A little pearl of wisdom from today’s 1-1 with Derek. In our first 1-1 he said, “You don’t have to go home with the girl who brought you to the party.” This is next-level coaching stuff, guys,
Our gov’t shouldn’t be making billions of dollars by drowning our students in debt #BankonStudents
“Everyone should find God’s voice, and follow it.”
“How do you tell the difference between God’s voice and your own?”
“Practice meditating everyday. You’ll realize that there’s a silence underlying everything. That’s where God lies.”
“Seems like it’d be tough to listen to a silent voice.”
“That’s why you need to practice meditating.”
I make a lot of goofy ass announcements about Tumblr poetry because communities are fun and I get stoked. but truth is I think poetry is incredibly important, especially in this age. details are so highly available because of the media and internet and shit, but really, i think that having all the…
It should be cat leth !!!!!
Last night I was at a YMCA event celebrating the success of its annual Strong Kids fundraising campaign. A video was shown where a man named Anthony explained how he got brain cancer, was paralyzed on the left side of his body, and was rehabilitated by trainers at his local Y. The climatic moment came when Anthony explained how he was so happy that he could hold his son again, because he’d been so afraid that his son would think that he didn’t love him anymore. During the video, Anthony’s son ran out of the audience and started clapping at the screen, Anthony followed close behind him.
I am aware that my blog is getting taken over by humansofnewyork. But what else can I do, these posts are SO FREAKING AMAZING!
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This is what the long game looks like.
Y’all know that the fox is my spirit animal.
“Jraphics Interchange Format”
I don’t think so.
“After this I go to work at a pizza shop. My wife and I were college professors in Bangladesh. I taught accounting. But one dollar in America becomes eighty dollars when we send it back home.”