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Choosing Myself

For me, part of choosing myself has been about overcoming my fears, many of which we’re facing this year. I am no longer asking for permission to belong to the nation the doles out racism and brutality with ease, all … Continue reading

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Choose Joy

You assignment is to find things that make you smile. Your sanity relies on your powerful ability to burn through and personal challenges with the power of laughter. You got this; promise Positively Purging-I welcome your feedbacks in the comments … Continue reading

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Advice from a (Broken) Fortune Cookie

You inspire everyone around you. The trick is to keep looking forward and to share your emotional strength with others. Positively Purging-I welcome your feedbacks in the comments and your likes and passing the real life wisdom on to others … Continue reading

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Forgiveness

I arrived early at my church to help set up for an event. A woman stood crying at the opposite end of the sanctuary. She’d been cruel and gossiped about me in the past, so I quickly drowned out her … Continue reading

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The Bright Colors He Favored’

We stood in our grandfather’s closet, five granddaughters taking in his treasures. Time advanced through the neat rows: Skinny ties replacing wider versions, oversized frames replacing sleeker ones. At the funeral we tied his silk scarves in our hair, around … Continue reading

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