Change by definition is a difficult process... emphasis on process. Much like a caterpillar wrapped in itscocoon, it's uncomfortable. It often requires going inward and takes time and dedicated effort to pull off. It can mean isolating yourself from the environment you're used to.
I just crossed the one-year anniversary of my arrival in Phoenix. I can't believe it's gone by so fast! If you would have tried to tell me a year ago what my life would be like now, I would not have believed you. What a difference a year makes!
If I'm being honest, I've always been intrigued by the villains in movies and books so when A.J. presented us with his idea for a video involving a plot to kill an undercover cop I was in. But of course, nothing the LxVE Collective does is bland. So instead of just telling the story, we told the story in reverse.
In this powerful collaboration between Alfred Nomad & The K.O.O.L Life, the two use clips from real news stories to illustrate the injustices still taking place in America. The images depicted in this story share a resemblance to the violence and prejudices that took place during the Civil Rights Movement lead by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
I know that things can get a bit overwhelming sometimes. It's not easy getting all the stuff swirling around in your head to settle down long enough for you to process it and take action.
By the time you finish this article, you will have everything you need to take that burning frustration you feel and transform it into a blissful feeling of satisfaction from a job well done.