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celebrating strong women everywhere

The world is full of strong women.  Let’s celebrate them. Fantastic to hear Meryl Streep showing how softness is powerful.

Strong Women

Umbilical Cords

I loved being pregnant. Well, after the nausea was over, and before I felt like an elephant. Both my babies were plus-size, and both stayed in the safety of the womb beyond my need for them to move out. 874 more words

Caring For A Parent

This Is Not My World

I am not an American, but I have American friends who are from minority ethnic groups, who are LGBTQI+, who suffer with long-term ill-health and/or physical disability, who are women, mothers of daughters, who are saddened, angered, and scared by what their fellow Americans have enabled. 582 more words

She will rise

She will rise.
With a spine
of steel, and a roar
like thunder,
she will rise.

© Nicole Lyons 2016

No - Michelle Schaper

I often forget how damaged I am, bluffing my way through life with an over rehearsed self confidence to hide my vulnerabilities. But when I am reminded, all the tiny broken pieces of me stab the back of my eyes and my rebel heart raises its hackles like a frightened cat. 442 more words


Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life


Formidable Friday Folk Fest

I left Edmonton and headed west, stopping only for fuel and hot springs (obviously a key component of any mountain weekend) before heading into town for formidable Jasper’s Friday of… 62 more words

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