some James Brown for your Monday.
I have the most annoying pet in the world. Her name is Tweetie and she’s a lovebird.
Here is some of the wisdom I’ve learned from Tweetie through two years of knowing her:
1- Never give up: Tweetie lays eggs every month. I don’t know how it’s possible but she does, and they never hatch. She never gives up though. She gets up every day, and starts picking things for her nest. She does that all day, everyday.
2- Don’t be afraid to experiment: Continue reading
I don’t have a country.
I have been a silent refugee for two years now, traveling around looking for a home.
It would mean a lot if you can read my message and pass it along to help my cause.
As a senior at Texas A&M University, I had to leave the US because of paperwork back home.
I returned to Saudi Arabia, where I was born and raised, only to find out I was not allowed to live there anymore.
I couldn’t go to my father’s country, Eritrea, because it is unsafe.
I would be forced into indefinite military conscription doing harsh slave labor.
I spent the past two years running from one place to another just to get by.
My struggles helped me understand the hardship the less fortunate go through
but at the same time I learned to love and accept people everywhere I traveled.
I realized my purpose.
I want to bring people around the world together, through music, by showing how similar we all are.
I am going to travel the world and make a documentary showing how music makes us feel.
It would mean a lot if you can support it with a tweet or a facebook post, and pass it along to your friends.
The story of my life. It has to go right this time.
In every video game there’s a main character.
Your job as the player is to make that character win.
And if you’re like me, you do a pretty damn good job at it.
I’m sure you’ve played Super Mario before.
Did you ever not pick up a Star because Continue reading
You see why 10,000 days matter to me so much?
I listen to this when I’m feeling down.
We all have our struggles in life and we could all use a break sometime. Life is just not easy. If yours is, you’re in the wrong blog my friend.
I will give you the best “Get Out Of Jail Free Card” you will ever find, here in this post. Continue reading