Confession: I have at many points caved under peer pressure. Additional Confession: I do not believe there are many good forms of peer pressure. When talking about the negative aspects of peer pressure, most conversations tend to focus on pressure to drink underage, smoke, or have sex outside of marriage. Maybe even peer pressure to […]Read more "Peer Pressure: The Oppressive Dragon"
Confession: I fully believe in the power of teamwork. I have belonged to several teams. Some within the same system. I work retail with Family Christians Stores. For years I knew those who worked the job with me as co-workers. After moving to a different store, it felt more like a small family. And […]Read more "Teamwork: A Herd of Dragons"
Confession: Negativity is actually one of my pet Peeves. Reminder: I am an extreme optimist, so rejecting negativity should not surprise you. So while working today, I had a former coworker come in and catch up with another one of my current coworkers. I thought the former coworker was a super chill, cool guy […]Read more "Negativity: The Dragon Dragging You Down"
Confession: I do not understand death and it is very scary. Additional confession: I do believe in life after death. Death is a scary topic. So many people in my life have died – my grandmother, people from my church, classmates from school. My family pets have died, my friends have had close ones in […]Read more "Death: The Scarily Undefined Dragon"
Confession: I believe in the sovereignty of God. In this crazy time of politics, I feel like I should weigh in on my thoughts. I have been called as a messenger of Jesus Christ to spread his love and his word to all people. Let me first address my fellow believers. Saying “You’re an idiot […]Read more "Politics: The Venomous Dragon"
Confession: I have struggled with procrastination for a very, very long time. All too often, procrastination is turned into a joke. Teachers joke about it, students joke about it, employees joke about it, and the actual danger of it is easily overlooked. Will procrastinating ruin your life? Probably not. Can it have serious consequences? Yes […]Read more "Procrastination: The Deceptive Dragon"
Confession: I am currently in graduate school and I am biased for education. Why am I biased for education? Because I am fully convicted that education shapes you more than most things in life. Education transforms your thought process, giving you new filters to see the world through. Education opens doors: whether by degree or […]Read more "Education: The Timeless Dragon"