Change

    In Transition (The Fear of Failure)

      Seven Months Ago “There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.” ― The Alchemist. A quote from Paulo Coelho I have referenced many times, but quite frankly, never truly appreciated. Until now. There’s something about youthful abandon that allows (or permits) young people or young souls …

        Video Inspiration: The Overview Effect

        It’s Monday! Here’s some perspective for the week ahead. Courtesy, Earth. (PS: Pay attention to 13’30 – 14’40):    “I believe that what’s going to happen is there’s going to be a greater and greater interest in communicating this idea, because after all, it’s key to our survival. We have to start acting as one …

          Africa

          Ghana’s Komla Dumor – Insights on Courage & Embarking on the Narrow Path [Tribute]

          Source: Komla Dumor’s Facebook Page “There’s so much more to tell about Africa than the usual stories about war, famine and disease.” Komla Dumor. Son, husband, father, Ghana’s “Boss Player”, Africa’s storyteller, BBC World News broadcaster, inspiration – courage personified. If anyone had told me that Komla Dumor’s Black Star would burst out into eternity …

              Africa

              Ask What You Can Do For Your Country

              Khalil Gibran is one of my favorite poets/writers. I believe his piece “The New Frontier” rings true for Ghana, L’Afrique today. Changes in [ ] are mine:The New FrontierThere are in [Ghana/Africa] today two challenging ideas: old and new. The old ideas will vanish because they are weak and exhausted. There is in [Ghana/Africa] an …

                  Poetry/Prose: Identity & Other (Travel) Musings

                  The thing about embarking on a new experience – travel, project, idea, decision, dream, opportunity – is that you always uncover yourself anew. —“Why don’t you write anymore?”That’s the question that sent me running back here.The number of false-start posts I’ve had in the last two months are shameful to say the leastYou either go …

                        Africa

                        Circum-Alert: Hold The Future – The Movement Is Here

                        “When you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you achieve it.” – The Alchemist (Paulo Coelho) Finally, after numerous allusions on this site, I get to introduce you to a project I’ve been personally involved in since returning home to Ghana. As you know, our dear continent (Africa) has undergone many challenges over the years, some …

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