The Will to Achieve

How does one get that will, that drive? It depends on how one handles failure. There is no success without failure.  Try to learn from your mistakes. There is something called a positive mindset. Reassess, eliminate, then re-execute.

Beyonce Knowles, the singing diva, never forgot when she lost a singing competition in 1993. It is reported, Oprah lost her TV job in Baltimore, but persevered and is now worth 3 billion dollars. And then there is Alexandria Ocasio Cortez, and her fellow fresh women of color in the US Congress: Ayanna Pressley and Ilhan Omar.

Congresswoman, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Rep.-elect Ayanna Pressley, D-Mass., adjusts her coat after posing with other members of the freshman class of Congress for a group photo opportunity on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

From hourly wage jobs to platforms of influence. In Baltimore there is a new platform to show your will to achieve, the RL Living Stage. RL, this new hotel in downtown Baltimore has created a platform for people of passion to demonstrate their musical talents, to experience failure, and reignition.On my visit, on stage was local talent, R&B singer, CITA STAR

Upcoming R&B singer, CITA STAR of Baltimore Md.
Cita on Stage
The 116th US Congress, Ilhan Omar

Applause to these women of courage.

Published by Oswald Copeland

Born 1946, Georgetown Guyana, South America. Broadcast journalist since 1968. Been living in the United States, since 1974. Has done extensive work in sales and marketing, and likes to write about culture in and around Baltimore Md. His personal passion is healthy living: Creator and Executive Editor of THECULTUREPAGEDOTCOM.

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