Drake’s Scorpion, for many, was the album of the summer. Now that vacation is over and the school year has begun, it’s tempting to walk into class with our heads low knowing that, as Drake may say, our Summer Games are over.
That begs the question, what else would Drake say? What pieces of wisdom remain to be discovered from the Champagne Papi? As the new school year begins, what lessons does Scorpion offer up? Read More
If a fourteen-year-old living in confinement could change the world. Why can’t you? Read More
Reminder: Someone needs you today. Read More
Fractions aren’t integers. They aren’t complete. They’re missing something. They’re not whole. I want to be whole. Read More
Sometimes, I do what I don’t want to do. How about you? Read More
A mirror reflects your appearance. That’s all. Read More
My first year of high school was spent wishing “I was a little bit taller” like Skee-Lo. As a 5’2" freshman, I resorted to all kinds of tactics to trigger a growth spurt. Read More
0 shots. 0 killed. Today, in Chicago. Read More
“Remember kid, there’s heroes and there’s legends. Heroes get remembered but legends never die.” Read More
“Some people have everything they probably ever wanted in life and never have enough.” - Nas Read More
Under Armour asked me to collaborate with them on and share my story of how I came to be a leader of the #crazyonesmovement for their new campaign, #WillFindsAWay. Read More
All we have is right now. Read More
Pause for a second. Think about that.
What you’re doing right now is the only real thing happening to you.
"I will never be an addict. No matter what, I won’t be like him.” Read More
We all want to be successful, especially if you didn’t have much when you were growing up. But what if we looked beyond the things that society deems as achievements, like money, cars, and fame, and looked at what it truly means to be successful. Read More
“On the one-month anniversary of the massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High school, students across the country walk out and hold rallies to demand gun control. In D.C., students turned their back on the White House and held 17 minutes of silence for each of the victims.” - Hallie Jackson, MSNBC Read More
“Whether women are better than men, I cannot say - But I can say they are certainly no worse.” - Golda Meir Read More