Before there was Afro Samurai, the first black samurai was a slave from Mozambique called Yasuke. Even though the former is a fictional character it was the first representation from my understanding of a black man as a samurai in the media, and that was sort of a big deal since all samurai were all […]Read More Yasuke, The First Black Samurai of Japan (Black History 365)
I woke up this morning with a spade in my heart Seeing forgotten people lying, dying on desolate trains the last sip fermenting on their breath I smile to both midnight blue stars And lights of electric yellow at the beginning of day Barrels of brown sugar spilt on the kitchen floor A criminal lookin’ […]Read More Evading the crossfire
“Desperation brings out the demon in the best of men” – Jin Sakai Even though a fictional character this is a profound quote from Jin Sakai from the critically acclaimed PS4 game “Ghost of Tsushima”. He saw bloodshed and terror firsthand on his homeland the island of Tsushima Japan. Adversity created an unrelenting warrior spirit […]Read More What is honor, really?
You need to start by letting go of the things you have no ability to impact. In other words, if you can’t change a situation don’t give it any of your mental and emotional energy. 🎯 Mental strength is like muscle strength, no one has an unlimited supply. So why waste your emotional energy and […]Read More Mental Strength (Wednesday Wisdom)
As information technology constantly improves digital piracy or commonly known as internet piracy constantly spreads and expands between the perpetrators also known as “internet pirates” and their consumers, who sometimes are not aware that the films, music, eBooks, etc.… were pirated. The internet has become a haven for this type of crime to exist and […]Read More Pirates of the web
Hello readers, in this post I want to share a case study I wrote 5 years ago during my college days in one of Management classes. It’s a case study based of Mike judge’s film Office Space and a fictional pizzeria called “Perfect Pizzeria”. I was to compare and come up with a solution to […]Read More So, what is it you would say you do here?
You’ve got to keep moving no matter the obstacle, terrain, climate, or distractions. Every step counts and every one of our daily journeys start with a little step, so appreciate the destination it leads you to because it always will be you that has control over your outcomes. -TheRhymeRulaRead More Every step counts