Author: longlivetobe

MLK Weekend 2017 Recap.

What an eventful weekend it was! Not only did I have a 3-day weekend, but I also commemorated the late Dr. King on Monday by attending a couple of service and discussion events. I met some new faces, ate good food and picked up a new book to read. The weekend kicked off with my

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Finance tip: Using promotional rates

Ahhhh, you open the mail and see an offer for a new credit card to your favorite store with a “deferred interest” promotion tag and you jump on it. Truly a blessing if you have decent credit and qualify for the perk! Imagine buying that slick pair of Yeezy’s with the iridescent look, and paying

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Gotta Give the People What They Want: Jalen Rose

I heard about this book from Jalen’s podcast. He hosts a sports podcast with David Jacoby and always keeps me in tune. Those two know what the people want to hear in regards to sports commentary and analysis. When I heard he had put out a book, I was eager to hear what he had

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Invisible Man, Got The Whole World Watching by Mychal Denzel Smith

Thanks to my good brother Rich for letting me borrow this. The book is very well put together. It also is a good length; not too short and not too long. I loved reading this book, but there were some parts that threw me off. The author’s view on homosexuality and black fatherhood were interesting

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