Archive for Inspiration

7 Abiding Tenets to Follow Your Dreams

Sep 07, 2017 No Comments

by Carleen Moscati I was fortunate enough to grow up in a home where I witnessed first-hand that even the most impossible of dreams are attainable. Of course I didn’t realize it at the time, but when it mattered it began to come together for me in the MOST meaningful way possible. When the traumatic […]

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If I Can Do It, You Can Too! From suicidal to successful and self-empowered.

Jul 29, 2017 No Comments

By Jessamine Gibb My childhood broke my confidence and my spirit down. My mother was a troubled and stressed single parent who was emotionally unavailable. Teachers often were more concerned with finding out what was “wrong” with me than with catering to my educational needs. In their quest to find out the problem, they discovered […]

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The GHOST SHIP and the Irrevocable Choices

Jun 12, 2017 No Comments

No matter what choices we make in life, we are destined to have a ghost ship.

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Freedom or Bust! The True Story of the American Dream

Jun 01, 2017 No Comments

By Natalie Rivera I apologize in advance if this offends you. Nevermind, I hope it pisses you off and makes you want to stop squandering your potential. You deserve more than where you are right now. I spent most of my life with one foot weighted down with the obligations of approval and conformity and […]

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A Climb to the Top

Mar 28, 2017 No Comments

By Lonny Reardon As a kid in Newfoundland, Canada, I grew up through some very hard times. My dad was an alcoholic, we were poor, and I saw many terrible things that a child should never see. As a result, I had a lot of shame in my life and, as I grew older, I […]

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The Grand Social Experiment: Building Community on a Foundation of Equality and Diversity

Jan 14, 2017 No Comments

By Nancy Selig Amsden I was very fortunate to spend my most formative years participating in what is probably the grandest social experiment of all times. In 1969, my family moved to a small, new city called Columbia, Maryland. Unlike most planned suburban developments that were popping up, Columbia was more than just a planned […]

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Why New Year’s Resolutions Don’t Work

Dec 29, 2016 No Comments

By Natalie Rivera Here we go again… another New Year’s Resolution. Haven’t we learned by now that a declaration to change because another year ticks on the calendar is an ineffective form of commitment? The excitement and hope that surrounds the symbolic progression of time gives us all a sense of possibilities for renewal, re-alignment, […]

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Why It’s Possible to Be SPIRITUAL and Also Care About POLITICS, Government and Social Issues

Oct 20, 2016 No Comments

(I’m spiritual, I believe in the law of attraction, AND I have a degree in sociology… so here’s my perspective.) I know a lot of “spiritual” people and most of them won’t touch what’s going on in politics right now with a 10 foot pole. Why? Because they believe focusing on the “negative” only feeds […]

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Listening to the Voice Within

Aug 25, 2016 No Comments

by Karen Castle Are you open to receiving inner guidance when the time comes to take action and change your life? Does this process excite you or does it result in trepidation because you are taking a risk? Our trajectory and sense of fulfillment in life depends on how well we can hear and respond […]

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From Woman-About-Town to Artist-IN-Residence, A True Story

Aug 25, 2016 No Comments

By Terez Hartmann Exploring a New Groove Once upon a time, there was a girl who reveled in being a woman-about-town. She was constantly seen flitting here and there, socializing, performing, speaking and hosting events. Though she would occasionally get a bit tuckered out, she did indeed enjoy her very out-and-about life. In 2015, she […]

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