Lori Swanier, Ryan’s mom, broke the tennis barrier at Jackson State University. As for Swanier, a 2017 graduate of JSU and one of the very few black male tennis players, he wanted to follow in her footsteps.
Just Breath. It is not in your control anyway.
I am the type of person who will watch the same movie or television series over and over again. I have seen it. I probably know the words verbatim and I do not expect to be surprised.
If you can find one person who has not experienced hard times and difficult situations, he or she is truly one in a million. Everyone faces hardships that create opportunities for growth and maturity.
Life comes at you fast, and for Meco Shoulders, the reality of him living what he thought was an “ideal life” hit rock bottom when he experienced an early glimpse of freedom in the real world.
Some people choose to see life as a MARATHON- a race that is slow and steady. I choose to look at it as a RELAY.
Have you ever had one of those days where you experience the entire spectrum of emotions all at once.
On the road to self discovery, we often have to look back before we can look forward.
As believers, we sometimes treat God like that friend that we only call when we need something.
It can be so easy to get caught living in the past or attempting to control the present to predict the future.
Coming from the Sunshine State, one south Florida native shares his journey of playing hockey at the collegiate level and how the game changed his life.