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Designing empowered women: combating violence

“A Mother who radiates self-love and self-acceptance actually VACCINATES
her daughteragainst low self-esteem.”

― Naomi Wolf

When I was asked to write a guest post about preventing violence against women, I felt a familiar fire bubble from my core; a resistance so strong that a visceral reaction of nausea mixed with anxiety began to take hold. 1,077 more words

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Painting by Stephanie Ong

Once upon a time there was a young lady that loved to paint. She spent her days experimenting with color and form. 659 more words

You're Too Nice

This is something I’ve often told myself over and over. But a funny thing has happened in recent months. I started being compassionate toward the one person that means the most in my life…me! 682 more words

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Joan Rivers: Die Laughing

A Pop Culture vs. The Bible Post

I think comedians innately sad people. Or rather people who started their comdedic journey as an effort to hide or heal themselves. 898 more words

Life

We all need love to thrive, artists, waitresses, CEOs, clerks at Home Depot, the Homeless, the Mentally Ill...

This picture really speaks volumes about love shared between a human and an animal, and that is a good start, but we also need love between human beings, everywhere we go: 248 more words

Ain't got no Love, Culture or Faith But I've Got Life- The Vulnerability of Nina Simone

I remember the first time I heard this song. It was two years ago, and I stumbled upon it on Youtube because I was going through deep depression and felt like I really had nothing. 617 more words