By Gerard M. My Ambitionz Az a Writah Let freedom ring for all of my people of color all around this globe. Wouldn’t be right not acknowledging Juneteenth on the day it happened. I’m always very proud to represent my people of African descent. We come from greatness so I can’t ever fake my mind […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Mind of a Man Monday: The Ambitions of a Black Man and a Writer
By Winnie Elizabeth The last few weeks have been weird for me mentally. Yes life is dope, yes amazing things are coming my way, yes blessings are falling in my lap BUT what about those silent moments? What about when the city is asleep and you’re forced to pay attention to YOU? I thought I […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Mind of a Man Monday HACKED: Fluffy Grl Takeover on Confidence and Curves
By Gerard McClure Jr. This Monday, I have to send a shout out to my mom because she received her Master’s degree in Nursing this weekend. Words can’t describe the hard work she put into that. From being doubted when she had me at 17 to now running things on a bigger level, I have to shout […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Mind of a Man Monday: Live Life and Push Forward
By Gerard M. We Love our Women, Bring them Back. I Love Black Women I LOVE Black women because they are the mothers of our Black future. I love Black women because of their enduring strength, a strength that at times has risen above the failures of Black fathers. I love their curly hair, […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Mind of a Man Monday: Black Women Rise in Corporate America but Also Are Missing
By Gerard McClure Jr. Happy Birthday to my grandma Clarice McClure as she turns 87 today. How much of a blessing is that to drop a blog post on your grandma’s birthday and shout her out?! She will love it once she sees this. A grandmother’s job never ends. Many grandmothers in our society step […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Mind of a Man: What You See For 2017 Is What It Will Be
Phillipians 4:8 Finally brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things. It’s been a season of growth as I’m now 28 with a new job on the horizon that […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Mind of a Man Monday: Lou Mentality, Spiritual Growth and Brotherhood
By Gerard McClure Jr. Psalms 112: 7-8 He will not fear evil tidings. His heart is steadfast, trusting in the lord. His heart is upheld, he will not fear, until he looks with satisfaction on his adversaries. I think back to when I first voted for Barack back in 2008 in Fort Scott, Kansas. It was […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Mind of a Man Monday: After Barack What’s Next?
By Angel Q. When I first quit my job to start freelance entrepreneurship and full-time blogging, it was an uphill battle in every way. As a 27 year old brand manager of about 8 different fragrance brands; my job was at it’s hardest, my prayer life was at it’s most shallow, my friendships were skeptical about […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Mind of a Man Monday: WHY I QUIT MY JOB & NEVER WENT BACK
By Gerard McClure Jr. 1st Corinthians 13: 4-6 Love is patient and kind, love does not envy or boast; it is not arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way. It is not irritable or resentful, it dose not rejoice at wrong doing, but rejoices with the truth. Love bears all things, […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Mind of a Man Monday: Is It Real Love?