Category: Deep Thoughts

Writing Is Fun… But It’s Tough

Right now, I am working on two major books despite everyone telling me to focus on one.  However, I cannot help it. Being a writer, I find it comforting to have my imagination and flooding ideas written out. I always picture myself in the…

Writing Blah Blah Blah for Yourself: My Five Ways to Getting into the Writing Mode

Every step she took towards the cave the heavier the air grew. Sweat dribbled down her temples and the sword in her grip suddenly felt too light as she approached the unknown. Just a foot away from the shadows that reached out for her,…

Language Cannot Be Limited: Responding to Ludwig Wittgenstein

Language Cannot be Limited: Responding to Ludwig Wittgenstein Published on: October 20, 2016 | Written by LeQuita C. Harrison “The limits of my language are the limits of my world.” Ludwig Wittgenstein Ludwig Wittgenstein, an Austrian-British philosopher, said “The limits of my language are the…

The Affects of R&B Music in Gender and Young People

Dec. 1, 2013 Music has been around for centuries captivating the hearts and minds of people all around the world. One type of genre known as R&B has evolved entirely over the years. Once recapping the history of R&B it will show how quickly…

How it Feels to be the First to Go to College

There’s this pressure that weighs on my shoulders every time a family event comes up. It’s hard to read how I feel; excited, anxious, or nervous… annoyed maybe. Don’t get me wrong, I am proud of being the first young person in my generation…

My Home Away from Home

A Memoir by LeQuita C. Harrison, written 9/20/2014 Comfort is serenity and safety which creates memories. I wouldn’t exclude my own home from this comfort because that is my foundation. It is the place I would run to if something bad would happened, but…

The Angel Sculpture

Sometimes there are times in your life when you’re at a major standstill. When it feels like everyone’s twenty steps ahead of you and you’re just stuck in the mud. That’s how I feel sometimes, especially when I think too hard on the future….

Points for Interviews

Pointers for Succeeding in a Job Interview (wrote this for my CCBC Essex newspaper) Many students graduate high school and attend college with no job experience. Although, it may seem like most young people get a job before graduating high school there are many…

Seek the Kingdom of God

But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.- Matt. 6:33, KJV I thank God for keeping me through 2014. Now I pray and seek for new things in 2015. I want to…

Moonshine

I posted a new story on My Figment. It’s a retold short story of Snow White. Please read and rate. “Oh fair moon why do you glow so bright? Caressing me with your heavenly light? If I should be shadowed from your sight Oh…