You can’t make a shot you don’t take.
without pressure. the diamond who is you can’t be made.
So it’s a few hours before my right shoulder surgery, and my shooting arm is about to be in a caste.
it hits me. Did I take every shot i had this year? At 23 years of age. did I take 365 shots worth taking?
The answer is no. I took 365 but did not mean every one.
now what should play in your head is the
Dekembe Mutombo commercial ” no, no, no not in my house” http://bit.ly/Zij5iV.
I took shots worth taking.
and chose to pass the ball instead of shooting. Learning that you are born with two ears and one mouth for a reason. a mind state of humility that a student of life I feel should learn. With every trial God puts in our path it gives you life stamina. lol
Im blessed with every day I am given, and so are you.
Born in East Flatbush, Brooklyn then migrated where God and the wind blew my family. I've learned to cling to words since high school books looked like non sence. Ever since then I have been building common sense. I Graduated From DePauw university with a major in Conflict Studies.
I am the founder of an organization called S.W.A.G - Spoken Word Affecting Generations. Through that organization I have met countless of Dynamic artist who push themselves to the limit each and everyday and still manage to create timeless pieces of art. I work as an independent contracting artist that teaches the S.W.A.G- spoken word poetry & social change. Creating dynamic workshops that challenge students to develops their leadership skills, public speaking, anti-bullying, and literacy through the use of spoke word poetry.
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