Stop Brainwashing Your Kids

Stop Brainwashing Your Kids

I recently saw a conversation online where someone disagreed with a certain parenting style. They ultimately lashed out in frustration, saying “stop brainwashing your kids!” Here is my opinion on brainwashing. I’m all for it. I’m absolutely...
“Habits”

“Habits”

Consistency is a litany of miniscule duels in the mind, Determining the direction as a contract signed Daily a fight like night fights the dawn Overpowering it til it’s all but gone The goal is auto-pilot, the response automatic When a hard choice comes it’s not...
“Thoughts”

“Thoughts”

Eventually, everyone knows what you think. For each thought at the brink leaks out in the words you speak, Choosing promotion or demotion from an ocean of emotions, only controlled by a lizard brain attempting to stop the train, rolling down the tracks and beating a...
“Endure it Well”

“Endure it Well”

The test isn’t written, it isn’t in a school But it shows who is wise and who is a fool It doesn’t end with a finish line, no crown for being “cool”.   Hard times come to all, no matter the time, The race, color, language or clime. To those...