“Life always waits for some crisis to occur before revealing itself at its most brilliant.” ~ Paulo Coelho In her early forties, historian and world traveler Chandi Wyant’s world is at the edge of falling apart. Her spirit is broken, her body is weak and her glowing love of life seems to have disappeared. After a near death experience in Italy and in the midst of finalizing her divorce, she had an epiphany. Why not return to Italy – a place that remains close to […]
“Gender equality is more than a goal in itself. It is a precondition for meeting the challenge of reducing poverty, promoting sustainable development and building good governance.— Kofi Annan Today is one of my favorite days of the year. It is International Women’s Day, a day around the world to honor women and girls and to look at the progress that has been made and the work that remains to be done. For those who have followed my blog for a […]
Categories: Admirable Women, ADVOCACY AND SOCIAL GOOD, CULTURE, International Women's Day, Topics, Women and girls, Women's Rights • Tags: BeBoldForChange, International Women's Day, IWD2017, thirdeyemom, Women's Rights
Ever wonder what it would be like to be in the field with a National Geographic Photographer? Check out this interview on Catherine Karnow’s amazing work.
“The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt Have you ever woken up in the middle of the night in complete despair realizing that you are not living the life you intended to and had forgotten all your youthful dreams? That is exactly what happened one night to middle-aged, Ivy-league educated mother of two, Eileen Flanagan who at 49, realized she had lost […]
“Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.” – Helen Keller To me, light means hope and optimism. Positive energy that surrounds our soul and lifts our spirits. There is no other activist, writer and lecturer who has inspired me more when it comes to seeing the light than Helen Keller (1880-1968). As a blind woman whose eyes only saw darkness, the light from her strength, courage and soul out shown her blindness and enabled her […]
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