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Unexpected Colleagues

“If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours. 1,572 more words

Edge Of Seven

Book Review: I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai

“It seemed to me that everyone knows they will die one day. My feeling was nobody can stop death; it doesn’t matter if it comes from a Talib or cancer. 653 more words

NonFiction

Daughters

It was completely unplanned and unexpected, but in Liberia I became a mother. Just like they say, it’s been miraculous. The resemblance and (lack of an) age gap often raise eyebrows, but there is nothing I wouldn’t do for my children. 1,405 more words

Students

2014 Talbots Women's Scholarship Program

2014 Talbots Women’s Scholarship Program
In keeping with its long-standing tradition of helping women succeed, the Talbots Charitable Foundation is proud to present a scholarship program for women looking to return to college later in life. 220 more words

Women

Book Review: I am Malala

I am Malala describes the story of Malala Yousafzai’s life, focusing on the period of time after the taliban took over her home of Swat Valley in Pakistan. 331 more words

Book Club

For the Want of a Paintbrush

The rural Himalayan village of Basa is perched upon the endless terraces of Nepal’s foothills. Removed of trees, every foot of these lush hills has been laboriously converted into a meticulously leveled geometry of human fields for subsistence farming. 1,788 more words

Edge Of Seven

The Motivation

“You save women so that women save the world.” – Hourieh Shamshiri

It is a warm day in summer. The smell of pine circulates around me in the afternoon air, and I hike in solitude through the ponderosa forests of a secluded foothills open space. 1,130 more words

Edge Of Seven