Motivational

20 YEAR OLD BRIDE

Marriage is a union between two people who love each other deeply. It’s a transitional event in their lives.  A coming together in marriage is one of the most exciting experiences next to motherhood. Being asked to get married is a life-changing event and long-term commitment. At the tender age of 20, I entered into …

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FAITH

How does a little girl who grew up in extreme poverty in Granada become a successful CEO in North America? To understand this achievement, one has to go back in time to my little village and meet a youngster with the faith of a mustard seed. While growing up in my impoverished surroundings, it didn’t …

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GOD’S HIGHER PLAN

Whether you’re a believer in guardian angels or a higher being, it’s worth considering that out there in the universe someone has your back. Growing up in Greneda, I was taught the basic knowledge about God in the Catholic Church. In addition, attending Sunday Mass with my family was a mandatory requirement. As I grew …

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WORK ETHIC

One can only achieve success through diligence, perseverance, and hard work. I’ve never met a successful person who displays poor work ethics or reluctance to achieve success without hard work. Without a passion for succeeding and an unwillingness to be industrious, opportunities might pass you by the wayside. Many people might assume that I achieved …

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CHILDHOOD ABUSE

I was independent from a very young age living in Grenada. By the time I was seven, I knew how to cook, wash clothes by hand and clean the house. By most standards, I was considered an agreeable child who never got into much trouble, except for one time when I got into a fight …

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INTEGRITY

Your identity as an individual is the fundamental key to determining your integrity. I often describe myself as my own best friend to explain the loner in me with my introverted ways and being a hard-core rebel. Fortunately, I’ve had plenty of opportunities throughout my life to figure out my identity deep down in my …

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SHUT UP AND POSE

A fundamental human right is freedom of speech. I believe we all have a right to our opinions as well as self-expression. Therefore, regardless of what others think, I will continue expressing my opinion about matters that affect me as a black woman in North America. I do not live my life based on fear, …

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TRUST ISSUES

When a person comes into your life who is truthful, reliable, strong and possesses integrity, it’s easy to trust that individual. Loving someone like that is effortless. I never feared falling in love with such a partner. After five years of being single, I met this man online in 2010. Our first date lasted 6 …

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