Even though I lived in England from 1993-1998, every time I visit on holiday, I’m still blown away by the richness of this country on all levels.
The city of London is rich in culture, foods, shopping, architecture, entertainment, and is the melting point for so many people all over the world.
Procrastination means to put something off intentionally and habitually. Are you a procrastinator? Could that be the reason you feel stuck? Or the reason you’re rotating in circles and can’t seem to reach your goals? We all have goals, hopes, and dreams. If you stopped 10 random people on the street today and asked them what they desire in their lives and where they’d like to see themselves in 5–10 years, they would have an immediate answer for you. Problem is, even though we mostly...
Can they? Can men and women really just be friends?
My answer is no, I really don’t think so.
I do not think they can be friends without one of them, or quite often both parties, developing a romantic intention or interest at some point.
A sneak peek into my second book, Our True Colors.
This is my passion, focus, and my dream—to promote peace among all people. My first book, Permanent Happiness, is about finding and maintaining inner personal peace, which eventually translates into community peace. My second book, Our True Colors, now with my editor, is about tackling human divisions.
My desire to impact the lives of children and youth started when I was in my own youth years. As I began medical school in my birth country of Nigeria at the age of 16, I was immediately drawn to the plight of kids and youth. I saw so much poverty, lack of opportunities, and preventable diseases affecting children in such large numbers that I instantly chose pediatrics as my career path.
I often wonder, is it a good thing to harden my heart in order to protect my heart from hurt and disappointments? Or is it better to soften my heart in order to feel myself fully and be able to be in touch fully with others’ feelings?
First, let’s discuss the role life plays in hardening or softening our hearts.
On my flight from London last December, heading back to Atlanta after a nice Christmas holiday with my daughters, we were sitting across the aisle from an elderly British couple. Their home is in England, and they were visiting friends in Florida.