Shawnette Somner

Seeds of Motivation

  Last week I attended the Greatest Homecoming On Earth…GHOE…at my alma mater, North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University….commonly called “A&T”. GHOE is an entire huge calendar event full of fun, camaraderie, new friendships, warmth and happiness with FAMILY…..a whole lot of people who hold Aggieland near and dear […]

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The Diary of My September

September, despite the hardships that visited, was a good month – and I made sure of it.  This is my favorite month, not just mainly because it’s the month of my birth 0j 9/11, but because of the weather.  It’s changing.  I prefer the cooler temperatures.  September, however, was not […]

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The Power of Addiction and The Struggle to Overcome It

This article was inspired by my Aggie friend, Jeff Nixon, who gave me this title to write about before he passed away suddenly an unexpectedly on Thursday, December 13th, 2018.  Rest in eternal peace, Jeff!  Aggie Pride! When people hear the word “addiction” most people probably think about drug addiction […]

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