Invitation to spread positivity #WATWB

Why does our media focus on news that bring us down or in the worst case, news that anger us? Do we need to see others suffering for us to appreciate what we have? I don’t think so. In fact, I think a lot of us avoid news exactly because it shows us the ugly […]

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Blog of the week: Janet’s smiles

Janet is never short on kindness. She is one of the readers who doesn’t hestitate to reflect and share their thoughts on what I shared. But more importantly, she is an awesome blogger with unique posts and style. So without further ado, meet Janet.

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Posts you need to read

Like my writing, my reading is quite irregular. Sometimes I don’t visit for weeks and once I’m back, I don’t understand why I’ve ever left. You folks do faboulus things here, you keep things real, authentic, exciting and inspirational. Let me share a couple posts I especially connected the last week:

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Mystery Blogger Award

As I was sitting here debating whether it’s time to blog again, I got a notification from the lovely J Lenni Dorner: Mystery Blogger Award Number Two https://t.co/Aea7ZPSNiE@missandi0623 @jaishvats @debbypieplow @Frainstorm @LaurelGarver @fabulus1710 pic.twitter.com/h6B5gWhWvc — J Lenni Dorner (@JLenniDorner) June 7, 2017 If this is not a sign to restart blogging, I don’t know what […]

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A to Z April: Facing my Fears

April is a queer little month. it can be full on spring with the sun shining, flowers blooming, birds chirping. Or it can be cold, windy, rainy and miserable. But whichever it is, it’s always the month of growth and change. The bare trees suddenly spring to life, providing green backdrop to the endless colours […]

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Meet and Greet: 2/4/17

Originally posted on Dream Big, Dream Often:
  It’s the Meet and Greet weekend everyone!!  Strap on your party shoes and join the fun!   Ok so here are the rules: Leave a link to your page or post in the comments of this post. Reblog this post.  It helps you, it helps me, it…

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No Longer Anonymous: Alexis Kanda-Olmstead Overcomes the Terror of the Publish Button

Originally posted on Discover:
Alexis Kanda-Olmstead’s moving essay on body image, “Making Friends With This Body,” was the fifth post on AKO Collective — a blog she started in August to showcase her writing. We spoke with Alexis about her blog’s origin story, her inspirations, and Blogging University. Costume? What costume? (Alexis Kanda-Olmstead) What sparked…

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Meet and Greet: 1/28/17

Originally posted on Dream Big, Dream Often:
  It’s the Meet and Greet weekend everyone!!  Strap on your party shoes and join the fun!   Ok so here are the rules: Leave a link to your page or post in the comments of this post. Reblog this post.  It helps you, it helps me, it…

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