Nelson Mandela on Friendship

Nelson Mandela on Friendship

Nobel Peace Prize recipient, Nelson Mandela, died Thursday at the age of 95. He shared the honor of receiving this prize with people like Mother Theresa, Albert Einstein, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Jimmy Carter. He spent his life working to improve the relations...
Leg Cramps or A Horse Named Charlie

Leg Cramps or A Horse Named Charlie

I’m unsure if there ever was a horse named Charlie that had leg cramps or how the phrase came to be; but what I do know, is some of my cramps make me want to shoot that darn horse. Surely, he’s lame by now, anyway. It’s so painful and awkward. You...
Day 31: A Spooky Story

Day 31: A Spooky Story

  Well, I did it. Thirty-one days straight of writing about starting over. I have proven to myself that I can start and finish a project, stretched my creativity, hopefully improved my writing skills and made some new friends. Today is the last day....
Day 29: Starting Over with a Lie

Day 29: Starting Over with a Lie

Why do people lie? It’s usually to protect themselves. If we know this, then why do we HATE it when others lie to us? If we all tell little white lies at one time or another to protect ourselves then wouldn’t it make sense that we “understand”...