Thrifted Threads: Beige Suit Jacket

In this blog post I highlight the art of thrifting with some of my favorite pieces I picked up some time ago. In this photoshoot, I had the opportunity to collaborate with a good friend, Jada, [IG: @sim_plephotography], as we are both developing on our crafts, I think we did well with the quality and content. What do you think? Read up! Like, and Share! Thank you - Sir Highsmith

I Don’t Believe in “Trying”

Let me tell y'all something about this word "trying". It's a very interesting word, especially the way most people use it. I was criticized by my mentor every time I would use the word when explaining the progress of my goals. Saying “I am trying to go to the gym at least 3 times a week." or [...]

Student African American Brotherhood(SAAB) 2018 Reflection

From April 5th - April 7th, 2018, I had the opportunity to go to the Student African-American Brotherhood (SAAB) conference located in Atlanta, Georgia with my organization Black Male Initiative (BMI). [Below is a video of what I was able to record the whole weekend] When I say it was a blessed experience, I mean [...]

College Logic Series: Finesse or Be Finessed

The biggest downside about higher education is the fact that the whole institution is a con artist, finesser, and hustler. We enroll in classes and become this "broke college student", and graduate to become a broke adult with debt. Financing college is one of the primary issues that students struggle with. I have witnessed students [...]

3 Dress Shoes Every King Should Own

Until Nike, Adidas, and Puma make dress shoes, those kicks won't slide for every occasion and it's better to incorporate dress shoes in your wardrobe now rather than to scramble rushing to the store last minute to figure out what you need later on down the road. It's about time King. It's about time you [...]

The College Logic Series: What’s So Special? (Part 3)

Mentorship Mentorship is a vital key to personal and professional success. I never knew the effect of a quality mentor and mentee relationship until I came to college. Mentoring is a long-term relationship where the focus is on supporting the growth and development of the mentee. A mentor is a source of wisdom, teaching, and [...]

The College Logic Series: What’s So Special? (Part 2)

Welcome to Part 2 of What's so Special Part 2 in The College Logic Series. If you haven't read the Intro or Part 1 click the highlighted.  I hope the information provided will help you journey to pursue or finish college. This is 2/3 of this portion of The college Logic Series. Enjoy! College is [...]