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Thursday, January 18, 2018

The Proudest Moment of a Teacher’s Life!

BY: SIMONE SMITH TORONTO! As Founder of Hear 2 Help, a Community Development Organization established in 2012, I have made daily efforts in not only improving...

My Crazy ‘Relationship Self’

BY: SHEENA BLAKE What is your ‘relationship’ self like? You know, that self that acts repugnant or self righteous or ignorant or arrogant or needy…well,...

Riding the Rough Waves

BY SHEENA BLAKE Life tends to have all types of dips and turns and plateaus a plenty. Sometimes, things are clear and smooth and nothing...

Free Enterprise + Social Media = More Human Connection

BY SHEENA BLAKE  In an online world, we are so used to complaining about not having conversations with anyone. We can even use computers to...

Trust Your Gut

BY: SHEENA BLAKE We hear it all the time, “trust your gut.” Our elders say it; our parents say it. Everyone says it. But, what...

Failure Cheer Leaders

BY SHEENA BLAKE My father has this fascination with failure. He talks about it all the time. In fact, he is even wanting to start...

Time? There’s No Such Thing

BY: SHEENA BLAKE I think that time does not exist. Now, this does not really mean anything, and if you are reading this, you’ll probably...

Go Ahead; Judge Me

BY SHEENA BLAKE  Are you judgemental? Or, do you think that you rarely judge? This question appears to be simplistic, but, of course, it is...

Low, Down, Dirty Fear

BY SHEENA BLAKE What are your deepest fears? Like, what are the things that subtly, oh so very subtly chip away at your thoughts and...

Change Your Trajectory

BY SHEENA BLAKE  I usually start by asking you something, a question to get you thinking about the day’s topic. I don’t want to do...

Community News

LET’S GET DOWN TO BUSINESS – Preparations for 2018 Business Social Underway

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO New year, new goals? As with every new year that rolls around, many of us spend time reflecting on another year gone,...

TIFF Celebrates 100 Years of Black Film with Jamaican Classic ‘The Harder They Come’

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON The 1972 Jamaican Crime Drama film ‘The Harder They Come’ written, directed and produced by Perry Henzell was screened recently as part...

2017: Year in Review

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  2017 is one of those years that will forever be etched in our memories for reasons and events that brought forth states...

African Aid Project Raises Awareness for Children in Poverty

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO It’s the most wonderful time of the year, a time of giving, of hope, happiness, and miracles. However, amongst all of the...

Take Your Education & Leadership Skills International! – Applications Open for Young Leaders...

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO The volunteer work we partake in during our time at school prepares us for a future on our chosen career path. The...