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After an endless and dull winter, I am looking forward to both the sunshine and the vibrant colours of the... more
Looking back, it never seemed like it was a possibility for me to get married and have a family. It... more
This year the UN’s official theme for International Women’s Day is: Equality for Women is Progress for All. We live in... more
By Writing, A Difference Can Be Made to Empower Women and Free Them from Forced Marriage and Other Issues WASHINGTON –... more
Meaghan Ogilvie is a photographer who I've been lucky enough to cross paths with in the creative world. I had... more
Courage is to tell the story of who you are with your whole heart. -Dr. Brene Brown Dr. Brene Brown has... more
About two years ago I was a virgin. My only notions of real sex were what I had gathered from... more
According to Wikipedia, Valentine’s Day evolved in 18th-century England as an occasion for lovers to express their love for each... more
Lines, lines on my forehead. Where did you come from? Be manifest solely as excess grey or an aversion to... more
That was me two years ago having a meltdown over the phone. I had just received a thyroid cancer diagnosis... more