Valuescom logo
FRIENDSHIP

Bff

When I was in 7th grade I met my bestfriend, she the one that was there for when no one else was. One day she was going through some tough times at first I didn't know what to do than I went to her house and told her everything was going to be okay , no one will ever take my bestfriend spot she means everything...

Read Full Story

PURPOSE

Looking Forward

All of my life i have struggled with finding what i wanted to do with my life. When i was little i used to change what i wanted to be when i grow up. I wanted to be a Ice skater,then dancer, a nurse many more. One day when i was a kindergartner, we had job day. I came home and asked my dad, "How will i know what...

Read Full Story

ENCOURAGEMENT

Never Say Never To Your Dreams.

starting my freshman high school year I wanted to follow my oldest brothers steps of playing in the Mountain View high school soccer team. I failed, I didn't make the team. I seemed to have given up on playing for the school soccer team, but I caught myself trying again the next year. My dad said it takes skills...

Read Full Story

DETERMINATION

To Hell And Back

I Was A Crack Addict For Over 20 Years, Homelessness, And Incarceration,,Not Trying To Sound Corny But You Must Be Tired Of Being Tired, To I Speak At Schools, Colleges, Juvenile Centers, Jails. I Am Also A Certified Chaplain, Teaching Life Skills To Men And Women Re entering Back Into Society After Jails, And...

Read Full Story

LOVE

"On This Day, Oh Beautiful Mother"

As I listen to the song, "on This Day , Oh Beautiful Mother", I reflect on how blessed I am.I have always been with children. I babysat my cousins since I was 8 years, and had a job babysitting a six week old little baby when I was 12. The love of being with children led to being a kindergarten -primary teacher...

Read Full Story

ACHIEVEMENT

Life Lesson From Death Of A Salesman

One of the lessons I learned from the movie Death of a Salesman is to follow your dreams. It’s important to follow your dreams because if you don’t then you might end up on the wrong path. If you don’t follow your dreams you won’t be happy and you will be stuck and might end up going insane like Willy. In my...

Read Full Story

CHARITY

Maa, Your Act Teaches Me Than Your Words.

My mother is so kind to every needy people to whom she met. In my home not a single person throw away their old clothes. Every year my mom sort out each ones clothes in 2 sets one in regular & party wear dresses & another useful but not in use. Then the 2 set of clothes are washed, dried,ironed & packed in a bag...

Read Full Story

LOVE

My 1st Love

I met him last year on an occasion held by my aunt at her place. He too came there as he is my cousins close friend & we are of same age 22. I did know about him little that we are pursuing same higher studies. On our 1st meeting I find him very annoying. I didn't like him at 1st place but after that we met...

Read Full Story

COURAGE

Life Choices

“When facing a decision; which of the two will bring you more peace; make a choice and the rest will fall into place.” Sometimes we are torn in two different directions. There are times when we are swarmed by our own thoughts or get confused by the ideas of others. There are so many variables as to why we...

Read Full Story

HEALTH

The Body Doesn't Lie

You know that you are honouring yourself when the choices you make …feel good. You can’t make a poor choice without getting that little twinge in your heart that reminds you…this might not be in your best interest. Think of your body as your very own intelligent network. It will let you know when you are...

Read Full Story

ACHIEVEMENT

The Way

Hello my name is Zechariah Sawyer and i am what some of us would call a “martial artist”,for as long as i can remember I have always loved martial arts i would jump around and pretend i was “karate kid” but one day as we were driving down the road my dreams started to unfold as my dad began talking about his...

Read Full Story

FRIENDSHIP

My Experience With Ptsd

recently I've been dealing with really bad PTSD not just mentally but also physically. My coach, a man that I looked up to as a dad recently started being extremely inappropriate but things changed when he put his crotch in my teammates face. I witnessed the whole thing and haven't been the same since. It's been...

Read Full Story

FORESIGHT

Mom And Daughter Relationships

My Mom and I have had a rocky past and I had left the house at the age of 14. There were a lot of mixed feelings between us. I will always love my Mom, but the anger that I felt kept us a part for 3 years. At 18 I had my daughter, and I really wanted my Mom to be in her life. So I called her days before my...

Read Full Story

ENCOURAGEMENT

Be Who You Want To Be

I used to be called WEIRD and all sorts of different names because i wore close that no one else wore. So people used to call me names and i used to ignore it. But one day i decided when they called me WEIRD i took it as a compliment because I thought that being WEIRD was who i was and no one could change who i...

Read Full Story

ENCOURAGEMENT

"Don't Be Affected"

When i was younger i was smaller than all the other people in my class. So a lot of the kids used to make fun of me and bully me. But there was a lot of other small kids at the school who got bullied too. But the next weekend i saw a midget and i went to talk to him and i asked him "did you get bullied when you...

Read Full Story