Inspiration

      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 …

        Inspiration: “Tell me, how big is your cup?”

        I’m currently reading Elif Shafak’s “The Forty Rules of Love”  which imagines the meeting between poet Rumi and his companion, the dervish, mystical Shams.  I love so much about it, but this really stuck out to me – the first time the two met face to face. I think it really captures the question of …

          Photo Inspiration: Kindred Souls

          Sometimes, we encounter people who hold the same candle we do; the exact same dream we hold burns within their soul. In such moments we might be tempted to slack off or to stop altogether – someone’s already handling it, so why should I? In that moment, remember this: The people who walk the same …

              Woman.

              “She does not show herself, and therefore is apparent. She does not affirm herself, and therefore is acknowledged. She does not boast and therefore has merit. She does not strive and therefore is successful. It is exactly because she does not contend, that nobody can contend with her.” ― Lao Tzu I came across this …

                Musical Inspiration: Cwesi Oteng

                Going with the theme of “Gratitude”, I came across Cwesi Oteng’s “Count Your Blessings” video which was released in December 2013. I am simply awe struck. Had to watch the video twice over, because I literally broke down in tears at different points of the video. The words capture much and make me appreciate just …

                        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 …

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