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Lesson Learned from The Weeknd: Step out of the Shadows and into your Greatness

posted by Geo Friend-Lee on December 3, 2016

  He was first known for Taking Care of Drake, Off the strength of Crew Love, He sat back and enjoyed The Ride, Patiently waiting for his time to shine, While Drake grabbed all of the Headlines, Then over time, with a lot of faith, hard work, dedi …


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Lesson Learned from the Nore’s Drink Champs Podcast: Turn your hobby into a Career

posted by Geo Friend-Lee on November 24, 2016

Isn’t it ironic, That a super thug rapper from Queens, Who began in a group called CNN, Once banned from TV., Has been born again, As a King in the podcasting ring, Noreaga, A student of the game, So when people thought he was over, He snatched the blu …


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Lesson Learned from Kanye West’s Meltdown: Money and Fame is not Everything

posted by Geo Friend-Lee on November 24, 2016

  We are often so mesmerized with celebrity lives, Blinded by the fast cars and ice, We fail to realize, That shiny things and bling Don’t mean a thing, Without happiness and peace of mind, So to the youth, This is the truth, Before you start to c …


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Lesson Learned from Trump’s Victory: #AllVotesMatter

posted by Geo Friend-Lee on November 16, 2016

  We all have been guilty of thinking our vote doesn’t count, But to those who decided to sit this presidential election out, You let your ancestors, your current family and your unborn kids down, Because when you allow Donald Trump to win by such …


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Lesson Learned from Meek Mill: Let your Talent do the Talking

posted by Geo Friend-Lee on November 5, 2016

  Meek Mill, A rap artist who escaped the many traps of the concrete jungle, To become a voice that represents the struggle, But after the battle with Drake, his rap career was in trouble, Until he finally realized, That doing less typing, more rh …


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Lesson Learned from Derrick Rose- Watch the Company you Keep

posted by Geo Friend-Lee on October 30, 2016

  Today, It’s very difficult to win, In the jury of public opinion, You will be perceived guilty even when you are proven innocent, People find it hard to believe the truth, Because the lie is more interesting, So to the youth, Here is the truth, …


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Lesson learned from Jose Fernandez: Joy and Passion is forever lasting

posted by Geo Friend-Lee on October 19, 2016

He made his debut in 2013, defecting from Cuba Wearing number 16, He is the Epitome of chasing your dreams, Jose Fernandez, a strikeout king, A former rookie of the year, Had the potential to be, legendary, This is why so many grieve, And Its so hard t …


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Lesson Learned from Colin Kaepernick: Your voice travels

posted by Geo Friend-Lee on October 19, 2016

After a few NBA superstars challenged all athletes to come alive, Colin Kaepernick, the guy, Known for running away fast with long strides, Was the one that kept the conversation alive, How Ironic, One small kneel led to a giant leap, for mankind. Now …


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Lesson Learned from Serena Williams 22 Grand Slams: Kick down doors and shatter glass ceilings

posted by Geo Friend-Lee on July 15, 2016

Too often we fall victim to the belief that we are just products of our environment, So when we grow up around nothing but crime, violence, And hate, In our face, everyday, It causes us to lose faith, Many of us don’t even think that we can make it out …


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Lesson Learned from The Recent Police Brutality: The Time to Stand Up is Now!

posted by Geo Friend-Lee on July 8, 2016

The time is now, From President Barack Obama on down, To stop allowing innocent black and brown men and women to be shot down, Without making a sound, The time is now, To lift each other up, And to hold our government officials accountable for letting …


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