preparation prevents poor performance 

After nineteen days into 2017, I can see what 2016 was for me. Last year was my preparation for the storms of life. No, I’m not implying that I’m in the midst of a storm that required a year-long training camp. But, last year provided me with the rationale and the framework for the ongoing…

misplaced hope: a black man’s retrospective of the first black president

While we saw President Obama as the first black President, I suppose that he saw himself as the first non-white President. There’s a difference. Let me explain. President Obama had a more than successful presidency when compared to the 43 that came before him. I believe he made some good-willed decisions that positively impacted the…