Even now, most workers can’t afford to call out.
As an Uber and Lyft driver, I can’t imagine the ordeal some of my peers have been going through.
Personally, I saw it as the bravest and toughest thing my friend ever did when he came out to me in college.
Being kind, listening, and showing mercy — those things are much, much more important.
Is social media really a “vanity project”?
An inner-city teacher, my students don’t talk about their experiences being locked up often but when they do, the stories are heartbreaking.
Hot foods remind me of hard times — and good fortune.
That’s the hardest part of completing whatever you need to do.
And how we move past that.
Time passing gives us experience, which later gives us wisdom.
It made my work and life better.
No one else could have the same story.
I knew how even if things were going perfectly, I could still feel like there’s a missing piece.
I have learned the valuable lesson that there’s no such thing as wasting time.
Even when you think you’re wasting time and not learning anything
How almost dying made me realize what love meant.