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‘Vulnerable’ is derived from the Latin word vulnerabilis  which means “to wound.” Wow! No wonder we so often avoid being or feeling vulnerable at all costs. 312 more words


Clothes make the (wo)man and being yourself

Whenever I’m traveling for work, the term “business trip” seems so overrated.
Mainly because what I am really going to do is talk about to equally nerdy colleagues about electricity and stuff, on a site location far away from any kind of civilization. 422 more words


Not All Girls Dream Of Being A Princess

Dear Mister/Miss Straight

I’m so excited and eager to write this letter today since I’m going to debunk certain long held myths or should I say prejudices against individuals who defy gender norms or stereotypes. 652 more words

Open Letter

Finding the Root

(This month I’m exploring the topic of letting go. Last week I talked about letting go of the belief that my quiet voice is less valuable than louder voices.) 518 more words


Nature's wisdom


I’m not much of a cut-flower girl, as I usually prefer potted plants which have a longer life. However lately we’ve had peonies around the house on several occasions and I have to admit those colourful flowers can brighten up a room! 130 more words

Being as I am

Not a crime, but part of my female self–physical creation,
My own core, surviving.
A learned definition, but a new thing:
Green and unique.

In the heart, like music, I notice it, 40 more words


Job Interviews

Employers don’t like how I answer interview questions, but I give them the best interviews that they’ve ever had. I really believe this. I have always believed in being honest and telling the truth. 167 more words