Why is Snow a good resemblance of Life?

Have you ever thought about how much of a loss a snow day is to businesses compared to elementary students? Life is like that too.

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We are not WHITE.

Why are we being lumped into “WHITE” in the United States? Why is there White, Black, Asian or Pacific Islander, American Indian or Alaskan Native, Multiracial, and Hispanic but no Samaritans (not only Israeli – it is more properly a regional background term) or Middle Eastern (Including North African by regional definition – I have…

Why are there locks on preschool doors, anyway?

This is a response for: My Son Got Kicked Out of Preschool Dear Charlotte Hilton Andersen, I’m sorry that our preschool system is too paranoid and unstable and that your son is one of those many who had to suffer it without even understanding that he did something wrong. In fact, I bet he still…

Is University Universal?

Choosing to go to university is like choosing where to build a parking garage. #soutessahara Is university truly necessary for everyone? Is it a measure of a man? Sometimes – it depends on personal goals, expectations and potential. Let’s get real… not everyone is benefiting from that $20,000+ degree. To decide if university/college level education…

Underpaying Teachers is the New Blue

To a Master teacher who teaches all levels, including university (undergraduate as well as graduate/professional school) level students. This is embarrassing. Why are teachers so underrated? Education is very valuable and businesses are making a muck out of it. In fact, they should be embarrassed that they’re offering that little to someone who will make…

The Right Thing to do?

Sometimes doing the right thing is the most painful thing to do. #soutessahara Sometimes doing the right thing is the most painful thing to do. I have spend months respecting the wishes of parents over my health, love and education. And for what? My ultimate destruction as a person. I am an echo of what…

You are the disappointment you call your child.

You are the disappointment you call your child. #soutessahara Just because your child is not the doctor you wanted them to be, that doesn’t mean that they are a disappointment. Just because your child is not the best athlete in the world, that doesn’t mean that they are a disappointment. Just because your child did not…

Masters of Manipulation

Who else do we have to listen to and be led by from the moment we are born? #soutessahara Narcissistic, controlling or overprotective are the same parent. In the end, they just don’t believe in their children. The result? An insecure, very insecure, adult child roaming the world throwing tantrums or panic attacks right and…