This Feeling That I’m Feeling

“I slept and dreamt that life was joy. I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted and behold, service was joy.” It’s been almost 2 months since a bunch of CCBC students volunteered at Sandtown, Habitat for Humanity. We built, cleaned, painted, organized things, carried things, took trash out, and built some more. [...]

A Teacher Called Hip Hop

I grew up in a small town called La Romana in the Dominican Republic. My family was predominantly Catholic. We went to church every Sunday, and we could not curse in the house or things of that nature. I attended a Catholic school where almost all the teachers were nuns, who were awfully strict. Just to [...]

Thought #11

I love my Beats by Dr. Dre. He says, “People aren’t hearing all the music”, and hey! I agree with that. The sound is amazing! Here’s the deal, though. My new Urbanears allow me to connect others’ earphones/headphones to my own. How cool is that?! Basically, the Plattan model comes with a “zound plug” on [...]

Thought #10

I’ve got to admit: I love taking the bus when I’m not in a hurry. The silent wait with strangers at the bus stop let’s me fill my mind with thoughts. The bus ride itself allows me to interact with more strangers in a much closer manner (especially during rush hour) without worrying about being [...]

Thought #9

♬ It’s the most wonderful time of the year ♫♪ Santa’s arrival to the Harborplace means only one thing: it’s that time of the year! You can take your kids for photos with Santa. You can shop at the gallery while school groups and community choirs provide festive caroling. On December 14th, you can be a [...]