Deep Waters - Marcus 2229

“Deep Waters”

Have you ever stuffed your feelings before? I’m talking about really burying something painful that happened so far within you

Due Diligence - Marcus 2229

Due Diligence

I’ve never viewed myself as a sluggard. I still don’t. But another reliable source has recently told me to have a rethink.

Heroes and Villains - Marcus 2229

Heroes and Villains

My son. Your daughter. His nephew. Her niece. Our children. The youths. They need us now more than ever before.

Good Morning - Marcus 2229

“Good Morning Neighbor”

“Good Morning Neighbor”, When we say this, do we really mean it or has it become an automatic greeting

Fools, Wisdom and options

Fools, Wisdom and Opinions

Fools, Wisdom and Opinions: Health opinions. Political opinions. Financial opinions. Religious opinions. Football opinions.

A Tale of Love and Hate - Marcus 2229

A Tale of Love and Hate

Small house, few meals, but overflowing with joy. Big house, full plates, but littered with tension and strife.

Integrity plus Skill equals Success - Marcus 2229

Integrity plus Skill equals Success

Hands and heart; heart and hands. It really does not matter in which order these words are placed, they are two powerful leadership ingredients

The Lion and The Dog

The Lion and The Dog

Who is the king of the jungle? Sorry. It’s not your favourite Poodle, Pompek or Pekingese.

My Friend, My Brother

My Friend, My Brother

Challenged. Stressed. Frustrated. Impatient. Irritable. Fatigued. I’ve felt all of these things during the coronavirus lockdown.

So Much Quarreling - Marcus 2229

So Much Quarreling

Have you noticed how many fights are happening all over the globe? There’s tension everywhere. Citizens are protesting.

Wounds that clense - Marcus2229

Wounds That Cleanse

What is it about pain that is so inevitable yet so crucial to character growth? Pain stings. It produces tears.

Freedom to Choose - Marcus 2229

Freedom to Choose

Life is about choices. We cannot escape it. The month of August is a significant one for various Caribbean territories

User Friendly - Marcus 2229

User Friendly

I love the observation made by spiritual writer Reggie Mc Neal in his book Practicing Greatness, where he noted that when people strike up a conversation

The Silent Killer - Marcus 2229

The Silent Killer

One of the most challenging and perhaps frustrating aspects of the coronavirus has been the inability of medical professionals to contain its spread.

Driven by hunger - Marcus 2229

Driven By Hunger

Hunger is powerful. It can cause a person to reach incredible heights, depending on the extent of their hunger

The Ego Dilemma - Marcus 2229

The Ego Dilemma

The word ‘ego’ has been appearing quite a number of times in my life recently, both in my readings and in conversations.

Second Half - Marcus 2229

Second Half

July 1, 2020 marked the first day of the second half of 2020. For many people, this has been a year to forget.

The Irony of Hardship - Marcus 2229

The Irony of Hardship

“Cancel the whole of 2020.” Megastar Lebron James uttered words to this effect just after COVID-19 forced the suspension of the NBA season

Contemplative Speech - Marcus 2229

Contemplative Speech

Do you find it easy to think and ponder meaningfully before speaking? I have so much to learn in this area,

The power of truly listening - Marcus 2229

The power of Truly Listening

There is something different about George Floyd’s death. The pain felt by his family, friends, other African Americans…