nick davis; creativity

Creativity is the lifeblood of childhood. Creativity is what helps people grow into new and phenomenal ideas. Creativity is the reason we all have personal dreams. Creativity is my Passion. As a Peace Corps Volunteer in Lichinga, Mozambique, I have become overly supportive of creativity. Children and teenagers in this area of Mozambique grow up…

the online babysitting scam I just barely avoided

While I wouldn’t normally use this platform to write about an online scam, I feel that as a victim of it I should share my experience because I know plenty of my friends that use Care.com as a reputable site to find babysitting jobs. This post has nothing against Care.com, in fact it is because…

katie mcnamara; waking up is a gift

As we grow older, and life gets into a rhythm, many things just become a habit. Taking showers, brushing your teeth, grabbing your morning coffee, waking up — but I realized recently that you can’t take for granted waking up every day. Think about it, every day you wake up, you have a fresh start,…

chelsea bohannon; equality

Chelsea was the president of my sorority my first semester at college and has an incredibly unique way of capturing an audience and commanding the attention of everyone in the room. She’s taken The Passion Project to a new level tonight by addressing a very important issue, equality. I agree 100% with everything in her post and…

Kahlil Gibran; On Reason and Passion

Your soul is oftentimes a battlefield, upon which your reason and your judgment wage war against your passion and your appetite. Would that I could be the peacemaker in your soul, that I might turn the discord and the rivalry of your elements into oneness and melody. But how shall I, unless you yourselves be…

christy key; traveling

  It’s been incredible to have Christy’s support throughout The Passion Project and I am excited to finally post her entry to the blog. Her determination to pursue her career is admirable and she’s got a great spirit that you just can’t help but laugh with her.      I used to think I had…

tommy hibbs; listening

Tommy has a such a caring heart and it is so evident in his post. His kindness and positivity radiate and help touch everyone he meets. I really enjoyed reading this and I think it has a very important lesson in it that everyone can take something away from.   I have a lot of passions….

megan powell; reaching people in the middle of their mess

Megan has an incredible way of helping people that touches not only the people she works with but all those around her. I’ve been in her life as she has made changes that scare most people because she knew it was the right decision and I am lucky to call her a friend and role…

josie bayless; chasing dreams

Josie is one of my very close friends and I am so excited to help her to achieve her goal of being a television host. She’s so driven and I unique in all aspects of her life and this endeavor is no different. You can follow her blog as she works toward her dream at josiebbb.wordpress.com…

julie fox; underage drinking

Ms. Fox is a former teacher of mine and her entry truly shows her personality and how passionate she is. She is not one to beat around the bush and that’s what everyone loves about her; she speaks her mind and sets an example by her actions as well as words. Underage drinking is not…