Tag: love

  • Vanity- Curse or Boon?

    Vanity- Curse or Boon?

    Vanity- Curse or Boon? “I loathe narcissism but I approve of vanity” Diana Vreeland once said these words and they seem appropriate to begin with. At the risk of sounding futile or narcissistic, Vanity may just be one of the greatest strengths of a person, as long as it does not feed on contempt and […]

  • The moving power of forgiveness

    The moving power of forgiveness

    It happened the night of June 28, 2015, in South Cumminsville, under a highway overpass. Suliman Abdul-Mutakallim was shot in the back of his head, as he walked home, carrying food for himself and his wife. The 39-year-old Navy veteran, known by many as “Sam,” was still alive, face-down on the pavement, bleeding. His wallet likely contained […]