According to Stedham Graham, 6.5 billion people don’t know who they are. While many may associate Graham’s name with his life partner, Oprah Winfrey, he is a man who stands well on his own. My conversation with him was enlightening and inspiring. Graham is a veteran of the U.S. Army, an educator, author of eleven…

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“I gotta pay all these bills, but know I’m destined for more,” raps RonEssential in his new music video Now or Never. He then asks, “But what good is the flame if it never ignites?” RonEssential is not the stereotypical rapper. He is a clean-cut, wire-framed glasses, button-down shirt wearing, ex-Fortune 1000 sales manager. A little…

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Mostly everyone desires to be a good person. However, even the best of us can be pushed into unkind thoughts and actions against people who treat us poorly. I can recall several times in life where I fell into this unhealthy and unfortunate trap. At the time, my anger felt justified. However, justification quickly grew…

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