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Borrowed time

My mother’s fiance died when I was nine years old and for years after that, we would commemorate the anniversary of his death by sharing a box of Ferrero Rochers, his and our favourite chocolates. 1,124 more words


Inspirational Woman Interview: Roshaneh Zafar

Roshaneh Zafar is the Founder and Managing Director of Kashf Foundation, the first specialized microfinance organization in Pakistan. She established Kashf after she met with Dr. 2,295 more words

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A Non-Traditional Blessing

Dear Reader:

My dear friend, Beth Bordelon, was one of millions of people who marched on January 21 , 2017. She introduced me to this Benedictine blessing written by Sister Ruth Fox in 1985. 240 more words

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I Know It...

I am losing her. I know it and I can’t stop it.

Amid medical advancements, false promises from halfwit doctors, brain surgeries, and all the physical and occupational therapy in the world, I am slowly losing my grandmother. 616 more words

I want to be this woman's Doppelganger: Meet Meg Marie!

So, with such uncanny likenesses, I decided to do a little tally to see who is the raddest in the land.


Hometown – Alaska… 1,721 more words


Inspirational Woman Interview: Mary Ellen Iskenderian

Mary Ellen Iskenderian is President and CEO of Women’s World Banking, the global nonprofit devoted to giving more low-income women access to the financial tools and resources they require to achieve security and prosperity. 1,574 more words

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Thanks, Kristin!

Dear Reader:

If you’re in my age group, you’ve heard and read that the key to staying young is to learn something new. Apparently science can now back up this theory. 199 more words

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