Book Review

Greetings Everyone, I just finished reading Greatness Is Upon You: Laying The Foundation, and I wanted to share my thoughts. Personal responsibility is having the courage under a myriad of circumstances to be accountable for oneself. Written by Eric Thomas, Ph.D., Greatness Is Upon You: Laying The Foundation provides 24 lessons designed to help you move…

Book Review

Greetings All, I just finished rereading Subterranean, and I wanted to share my thoughts. Then a volley of gunfire from an automatic weapon echoed across the cavern. It wasn’t Khalid! He struggled again with his gag. Maybe he could work free of it, call to whoever it was for help. More gunfire erupted. Was it…

Extraction

Greetings Everyone, I watched Netflix’s Extraction yesterday and had to share my thoughts. Before we get started, check out the following trailer if you haven’t seen it already. Directed by Sam Hargrave, Extraction stars Chris Hemsworth, Rudhraksh Jaiswal, Pankaj Tripathi, Golshifteh Farahani, and Priyanshu Painyuli. Black-market mercenary and former Australian Special Air Service Regiment soldier Tyler…

Queen & Slim

Greetings All, I just finished watching Queen & Slim and had to share my thoughts. Before we get started, check out the following trailer if you haven’t seen it already. Directed by Melina Matsoukas, Queen & Slim stars Daniel Kaluuya and Jodie Turner-Smith. Ernest “Slim” Hines and Angela “Queen” Johnson’s first date takes a turn…

Book Review

Greetings Good People, I just finished reading Eteka: Rise of the Imamba, and I wanted to share my thoughts. If you ever want to conquer a people, take out the strongest man first and let his friends, wife, and children watch you do it. The friends and wife will submit to you, and the children will grow…

The Intruder

Greetings Folks, I finally had to a chance to watch The Intruder and wanted to share my thoughts. Before we get started, check out the following trailer if you haven’t seen it already. Directed by Deon Taylor, The Intruder stars Michael Ealy, Meagan Good, and Dennis Quaid. The Intruder is a psychological thriller that tells…

Book Review

Greetings All, I just finished reading The Strivers’ Row Spy, and I wanted to share my thoughts. My heart fell into my stomach. I’d tried to avoid ever letting Loretta experience such embarrassment. But I knew she’d eventually come face-to-face with the sting of racism. I always wanted her to see me as her protector,…

Aladdin

Greetings Folks, I just saw Aladdin, and I wanted to share my thoughts. Before we get started, check out the following trailer if you haven’t seen it already. Directed by Guy Ritchie, Aladdin stars Will Smith, Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott, and Marwan Kenzari. Aladdin is a live-action adaptation of Disney’s 1992 animated film. The story…

Book Review

Greetings Good People, I just finished reading Gods Amongst Men: 365 Routes To Supreme Being (Volume 1), and I wanted to share my thoughts. Everyday life presents a new struggle and bout with the resistance. One must always remember this maze is 95% mental. With that ideology intact, one can mentally convince themselves everyday of…

The Return of R&B Music

“Soul music touches people. We got back to just wanting to be ourselves, and I think once we stopped trying to compete, we eclipsed pop music.” – PJ Morton   If you’ve been following this blog then you know that my favorite genre of music happens to be R&B (Rhythm and Blues). And for the…

Book Review

Greetings Folks, I just finished reading Narrative of The Life of Frederick Douglass, and I wanted to share my thoughts. I assert most unhesitatingly, that the religion of the south is a mere covering for the most horrid crimes, — a justifier of the most appalling barbarity, — a sanctifier of the most hateful frauds,…

Book Review

Greetings Everyone, I just finished rereading Think Big: Unleashing Your Potential For Excellence, and I wanted to share my thoughts. I firmly believe that most people are not innately base-minded but products of their environment and of the teaching they received from school, peers, and their social conditioning. Sometimes it is just a matter of…