Stories by Our Fellows

Sparking Change: A Guide to Impactful Writing

In my African culture, it’s normal to spank your child when they misbehave. So the fact that my mother never spanked me is pretty significant. My mom knew that she didn’t have to. She would give me this look and say something cliche like, “I’m disappointed in you,”...

Learn to Catch – Then Throw the Ball to Someone Else

“The more I learn, the more I realize how much I don’t know.” ― Albert Einstein I thought I knew what I was good at: speaking, social media and writing. Then, I got to Spitfire and realized that I’m not good at anything. I’m not trying to degrade myself. On the...