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“You need to find your unique voice if you want to thrive.” – Todd Henry
Alicia Keys. I admire the depth and soulfulness of her music, how she channels pain into positive energy. To me, she is an example of vulnerability and not hiding who you truly are. She encourages me to be comfortable in my own skin and to focus on inner beauty.
Teleportation of the mind.
Spoken word artist, podcaster or undercover agent.
How to do a cartwheel.
How to make a bracing cup of AeroPress coffee.
Sarah’s CreativeMornings activity
Stephanie Ybarra Creative Mornings Baltimore | Nature
How each of us is individually is mapping to how we collectively behave in the world.
It’s about standing up and fighting for what’s right and making this place better for your neighbor.
Justice to me means that we take a step outside of ourselves and try to have some empathy for one another, and not just rely on the systems all the time.
We have to check our privilege. We have to look in the mirror and be like, how am I contributing to all these problems? Because all of us are.
Chas Moore Community Organizer & Activist
Find an empathetic witness and share about your silence.
Liberation is not a thing you can achieve. It is not a place you can arrive. It is a process – a long, painful process.
Dipti Mehta Release Your Silence
What do you have to work with right now?
What has brought you to where you are? … What landmarks should you be seeing?
Evan Dumas GET LOST (It's OK to Feel Lost)
If you don’t see yourself represented correctly or with dignity...don’t wait – just make it.
Malaka Gharib Seeing Yourself in Something
Roots are sustained and established by their eco-system.
So much of who we are is a manifestation of our roots.
Every so often it’s a good idea to get out your compass and figure out where you are and remember where you were going. But you have to embrace the meander because the detours are what make your journey unique and what bring you to interesting conclusions.
‘Giving voice’ means seeing people and valuing them.
Lydia Edwards Silence
Everything evolves; step into your fullness.