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Ashes to Ashes

Caught myself thinking today… what will my Phoenix look like when she rises out of the ashes?  Will she have a gorgeous plume and strut around, pricked with pride and ambition, always attempting to take the reigns and control her life, away from God, away from her spirituality, no longer able to trust Him?  251 more words

Lola Akinmade Åkerström: The GeoTraveler Who Finally Found Her Niche

As a young girl, Lola Akinmade Åkerström had dreams, big dreams that wandered far from the traditional path she was expected to follow as a girl in her native Nigeria. 1,279 more words

The Stories

“invent yourself and then reinvent yourself,

don’t swim in the same slough

invent yourself and then reinvent yourself


stay out of the clutches of mediocrity…

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So you're here... what now?

As you get older, every year seems to go faster and faster. I thought high school flew by, but then I got to college, and my first year here seemed to pass faster than the blink of an eye (pardon the cliche). 2,045 more words

Holding On


I did this for so many years. I believed that anyone could change and that there was hope for every single person. Maybe there is but not in the way that I thought. 418 more words


uglydays > uglydaze > notkristen

My summer has been dedicated to transformation, reinvention, and learning about myself. And lots of Netflix. But I’m not here to talk about the Netflix today (although I have more than enough to say about  538 more words

Where to next?

The blogging has been on hold for a couple of weeks because, well… I just got busy. By taking that first step, it meant that I had to follow through with step two, step three, step four…. 475 more words

Life After Redundancy