All anyone wants at the end of the day is to feel important. In a study people were asked what they want. Answers included: health and the preservation of life, food, sleep, money, life in the hereafter, sexual gratification, well being of our children, and the feeling of importance. Simon Freud called this “the desire […]Read more "Importance"
Something that has grown over the years is the capability to see and read everything everyone is doing in every corner of the world. Scientifically, it takes a while for our brains to acclimate to new technology and enhancements in social norms. Our brain begins to then change through the generations to fit the new […]Read more "The Difference Between Y and Z"
At times, I feel as if my imagination gets the best of me. I tend to get caught up in every little detail. I crave true stories with infinite emotion. But looking around I can sense the disapproval. When did it become “naïve” to get caught up in your imagination? When people say they feel […]Read more "imagination"
John Wooden once said: you can’t live a perfect day until you do something for someone who will never be able to repay you. Until this week I thought the definition of helping others was focusing more on what you do for those who need your help rather than what those people can give to you. […]Read more "One Week"
There are 7.125 billion people in this world. You will probably come in contact with 1.3 million people on average. This number takes into account every taxi driver, barista, waitress, friend, teacher, and soul you encounter. When you think about it, 1.3 million is barley anyone at all. We get upset at one point in […]Read more "Seven Billion People"
This semester I am taking a class called Serious Comedy and Social Justice. The class is based off of a textbook and Netflix; essentially talking about economic justice, racial justice, and issues related to gender and sexuality. For each class, which meets twice a week, we watch a two-hour movie, read articles, and sometimes watch […]Read more "Ode To The Voiceless"
Oscar Sunday is my favorite day of the year. Seriously, when someone asks me what my favorite holiday is that is the answer. To be honest, I am not really sure how this whole obsession came to be. For as long as I can remember I’ve always loved seeing the people I was so infatuated with […]Read more "Hello, Mr. Oscar"