Living + Learning

    Video Inspiration: The Overview Effect

    It’s Monday! Here’s some perspective for the week ahead. Courtesy, Earth. (PS: Pay attention to 13’30 – 14’40):    “I believe that what’s going to happen is there’s going to be a greater and greater interest in communicating this idea, because after all, it’s key to our survival. We have to start acting as one …

        Woman.

        “She does not show herself, and therefore is apparent. She does not affirm herself, and therefore is acknowledged. She does not boast and therefore has merit. She does not strive and therefore is successful. It is exactly because she does not contend, that nobody can contend with her.” ― Lao Tzu I came across this …

          The Definition: Authenticity

            Tunis, November 2013 The memory is vivid, fresh. Cradling the phone in the middle of the night, listening to the dial tone, waiting for the person on the other end to pick up. Waiting to deliver with finesse the speech prepared. About how this charade, this farce of a relationship, should continue, because the …

              Guest Post: Choices by Flossy Azu

              Photo Source Standing in front of the mirror I had an internal war over which skirt to put on for the event. After lives were lost and blood was spilt over this turmoil; I put on a pair of jeans and called it a day. Walking out the door I couldn’t shake the feeling of …

                        Africa

                        Video Inspiration: Girl Rising

                        Yesterday I attended a private screening of the film “Girl Rising“, hosted by Vital Voices. I cried. Here I was, choking back tears and yet, these girls showed such courage in sharing their stories.  The film is focused on the need for girls education and how it’s an investment that pays off multiple fold.  I …

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