BY Teyuna Darris
I don't consider myself a victim, and I don't generally post about my personal life, but maybe this post can encourage someone else to advocate for himself, or herself timely and effectively.
A few months ago, after I decided to pause my "other" career in communications management to focus on my personal goals, a gentleman asked me to help him with his political campaign. After about an hour of conversation, and a general understanding of his political ideology and goals, I agreed to work as his campaign manager.
What I thought would be a pretty easy and…
by Teyuna Trynea Darris
Life is hard and beautiful at the same time
It challenges you, even spits at you
And dares you to cry
Other times, it smacks you down
And calls you "stupid"
Sometimes, it just smiles
And caresses your thumb, heart, and mind
Oh, this thing called "life"
This thing called "life":
What is the purpose of life?
It may hear you
Even speak to you
At times, it might abandon you giving no explanation
And, sometimes, when you look around
you'll find that it has left you lying there on the floor