The "Underground" Project was featured on the FiredUp KC Show and podcast! I sat down with Zik Nwanganga, host of FiredUp KC and a fellow immigrant, to discuss my new book, why I'm sharing my story, and how I'm using the proceeds from the sale...

The 2020 class Mid-Career Cadre class is comprised of 38 members representing organizations in the government, military, national labs, nonprofits, private sector, and academia. More about the Mid-Career Cadre » Paul Avey Paul Avey is an assistant professor of political science at Virginia Tech. His research interests include nuclear...

Gen. Robin Rand, Air Force Global Strike commander, and his wife Kim, pose with 2nd Lt. Ramon Ayoade, 321st Missile Squadron, and his wife Tolu, following an all-call on F.E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyo., Sept. 23, 2015. Rand recognized the Ayoade as someone whose...

What is Life? Is it as the concordance described it, or a tangible to be numbered, counted or predicted as willed? Is life, in fact, multiple or unchangeably a matter of one chance for one life? Levity as often fetched in the absence of reasons...

When I was a child, maybe about six years of age or less, whichever, I was old enough to understand that I was particularly captivated by music, but not all kinds. It was in the mid to late 80s, and for some reason, I wasn’t...

Father One more time, I looked out my lair, with tears streaming down my face. My eagle glides through the air, forcing its way through the thick, dark trace, up into the night sky. I’d just left a chapter of my dream to turn a new page, where I could become a better...

What is Life? Is it as the concordance described it, or a tangible to be numbered, counted or predicted as willed? Is life, in fact, multiple or unchangeably a matter of one chance for one life? Levity as often fetched in the absence of reasons...

Sigmund Freud proposed that dreams were the royal road to the unconscious, that they reveal in disguised form the deepest elements of an individual’s life. More recently, in contrast, dreams have been characterized as meaningless, the result of random nerve cell activity. Dreaming has also...

Many moons have swept by, plus that dreary day we said good-bye. And to think of the bye we bayed, those innocent eyes that stole my heart— that calm, disciplined look that anchors tight. That parting was much a bad bye.   Your magic makes me wonder, your charms and charisma. And with this,...

Learning, a process of obtaining skill or knowledge was formerly considered as a conscious action. But, with further studies, it was found to be an unconscious action preliminarily which then terminates in a conscious one. This has been proved by various scientists and psychologists like...

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Have you ever felt or known an event will occur and suddenly, almost immediately, it did? Like looking at a man holding a pack and something clicked in your head...

The Webster dictionary defined Instinct as, “An innate, automatic impulse in humans and animals, to satisfy basic biological needs, leading to a behavior that is purposeful and directive,” and I couldn’t agree more. Another school of thought also referred to Instinct as “An involuntary tendency...

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