Welcome to Ask April, a no-nonsense advice column focusing on what it is you can do to correct things that need correcting.  While we all know much in life is out of our control, and sometimes, our reaction is all we CAN control- we really do have a lot of personal power, thankfully. Our will…

Thankful For Freedom.

My apartment is on the 3rd floor and the area where I live is quite flat which makes for a wide field of vision. Tonight, there were fireworks being set off. I could hear a lot more than I could see but could see at least 4 different locations. They were far away and it…

College Bound or No?

As someone who’s  been a part of the education system for almost 11 years now, I’ve begun to notice a trend on how the American society continues to “encourage” students to go to college in a specialized field and graduate with thousands of dollars in debt, only to possibly get a job in the field…