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Pressure

All these moments of my life I feel as though I have been pressured. I do not want to let my momma down. I do not want to let down my grandparents. I do not want the decisions I make now, to ruin my future. Most importantly I do not want to let myself down.…
March 7, 2018

All these moments of my life I feel as though I have been pressured.

I do not want to let my momma down.

I do not want to let down my grandparents.

I do not want the decisions I make now, to ruin my future.

Most importantly I do not want to let myself down.

I have been balancing procrastination with confusion.

I’ve been fixed on what decisions now affect my future, that I have lost ear to those who has been placed in my life to help guide me.

The pressure that continues day to day has trickled down to my heart, has turned into indecisiveness in my mind.

Too afraid to let circumstances hurt me, I have forgotten nothing will be put on me that I can not bear.

Instead I will build and learn.

The lesson I have learned at an early age was to never let temporal hardships, deteriorate my everlasting peace.

Peace that I will gain with a brilliant smile, that will transpire onto the ones who surrounds me.

Column: Breaking down the uses of lambda

Column: Breaking down the uses of lambda

What is lambda? You may know that it’s the eleventh letter in the Greek alphabet. Perhaps you recall from Physics that it’s the symbol used to represent wavelength in calculations, or you might have heard about it from other places. In C++, a lambda is an expression...