Submit Your Story

Submit Your Story

Tweet Hello! I am a freelance writer launching a new writing project dedicated to women about women. I am seeking your help in making this project come to life! The purpose of my project is to help women find and tell their story. Everyone has a story to tell- and it is my mission to help get that story out. It is my sincere belief that stories are tools that heal and empower others. Allowing your story to be heard will change minds and inspire so many others. I guarantee…

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DJs tackles women’s issues

DJs tackles women’s issues

Tweet David Jones has released an exclusive content series ‘Women in Conversation’ to celebrate International Women’s Day. The series features panel discussions among influential Australian women on issues pertinent to current social issues. The series is comprised of four 15 minute episodes on relationships, motherhood, gender equality, mental health and […] Click here to view original web page at www.ragtrader.com.au

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What Is Women’s Empowerment?

What Is Women’s Empowerment?

Tweet Empowering girls and women is powerful. Today, we know it is the key to economic growth, political stability, and social transformation. World leaders, experts and scholars alike are giving their voice to this critical endeavor. So then, why isn’t this happening on a mass scale? Brutal Reality: Violence Against […] Click here to view original web page at www.huffingtonpost.com

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American Woman

American Woman

Tweet By the time I walked down the aisle — or rather, into a judge’s chambers — in 2010, at the age of 35, I had lived 14 independent, early-adult years that my mother had spent married. I had made friends and fallen out with friends, had moved in and […] Click here to view original web page at nymag.com

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The simplest way to get — and stay — happy, according to psychologists

The simplest way to get — and stay — happy, according to psychologists

Tweet Studies have shown that happiness does not come from external variables such as finding a mate, financial gains or landing the next job promotion. Some science-backed theories believe that happiness can be improved through five easy methods. View gallery . When was the last time you felt a light-hearted awareness where you had a skip in your step, care-free grin on your face, and overwhelming sense that despite what happened, everything was going to work out? In other words, when was the last time you were […] Click here…

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You Don’t Have To Be A Monster To Be Capable Of Rape

You Don’t Have To Be A Monster To Be Capable Of Rape

Tweet On Monday evening, producer Dr. Luke broke his silence about his legal battle with pop star Kesha, denying the allegations of emotional abuse, battery and sexual assault she has made against him. “I didn’t rape Kesha and I have never had sex with her,” Dr. Luke (Lukasz Gottwald) tweeted, […] Click here to view original web page at www.huffingtonpost.com

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Why Sexism at the Office Makes Women Love Hillary Clinton

Why Sexism at the Office Makes Women Love Hillary Clinton

Tweet Photo Credit Travis Dove for The New York Times THE poll numbers and primary results so far tell a simple story: Younger Democratic women are mostly for Bernie Sanders; older women lean more toward Hillary Clinton. The mothers-versus-daughters narrative, long an election-year trope, is particularly pronounced now, and tinged […] Click here to view original web page at www.nytimes.com

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Amber Rose: ‘I Get Sexually Assaulted Constantly’

Amber Rose: ‘I Get Sexually Assaulted Constantly’

Tweet Amber Rose has been an outspoken activist for victims of sexual assault, using her celebrity to draw attention to the violence, take a stand against victim-blaming and help empower women everywhere. The model and actress has spoken about her own experiences with sexual assault before, but recently opened up […] Click here to view original web page at www.huffingtonpost.com

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The Big Why

The Big Why

Tweet There is danger in getting comfortable with not reaching for or chasing your potential. We find excuses and really start to believe those excuses. What happens to our mind when what propelled us out of bed is no longer our motivator. We think we want a life with minimal responsibility. We believe we are somehow better off if we avoid failure by not having to show up for the demands that once was. Sometimes we expect this great vision that pushes us out of the slump we are in….

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The rules for avoiding poverty: stay in school, keep your job, and find love

The rules for avoiding poverty: stay in school, keep your job, and find love

Tweet Rules to Avoid Poverty or Basic Principles…..     There is a pattern of behaviour common to those who prosper Much is said about the forces dragging people into poverty, but not much about what helps them escape it. David Cameron has, of late, started to list the new deadly sins: addiction, family breakdown, domestic abuse. While it’s […] Click here to view original web page at www.telegraph.co.uk

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I Love Bernie Sanders, But This is Why I’m Supporting Hillary

I Love Bernie Sanders, But This is Why I’m Supporting Hillary

Tweet   Bernie Sanders has been named an honorary woman and is legendary for his support of women’s issues. Bernie Sanders has been vocal about supporting the reproductive rights of women and approves increasing funding for Planned Parenthood which offers millions of women healthcare education and services. Sanders recognize that women’s rights go far beyond ones opinion for or against abortion. Sanders knows that middle class families, who traditionally receive no financial help often struggles with quality and affordable childcare. He believes in lessening the burden and making quality childcare…

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Can Men and Women be Just Friends?

Can Men and Women be Just Friends?

Tweet Friendships vs Relationships. Can men and women really be just friends? Or will one always want more? Can men and women bond like same sex friendships? The male- female friendship boundaries and desires must be communicated at the start of a friendship. It must not be left to chance or assumptions. Men and women can casually be friends. Opposite sex friendships should be intermittent in order to avoid confusion or embarrassment regarding the status of the relationship. Confusion can and often does result when one of the friends develop…

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Respect for Time

Respect for Time

Tweet Respect For Time Let me begin by saying that if I, if we agree to meet up, hang out, in short, spend time together then I ask of one thing: be in the moment and respect the time we have together. Perhaps I have reached a selfish and, to some people, slightly unreasonable point in my life wherein I request the same respect that I give in regard to appreciating time spent with others. For that friend, lover, co-worker there was some mutual attraction or common interest that caused…

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“Phenomenal Woman” by Maya Angelou

“Phenomenal Woman” by Maya Angelou

Tweet Phenomenal Woman Pretty women wonder where my secret lies. I’m not cute or built to suit a fashion model’s size But when I start to tell them, They think I’m telling lies. I say, It’s in the reach of my arms The span of my hips, The stride of my step, The curl of my lips. I’m a woman Phenomenally. Phenomenal woman, That’s me. I walk into a room Just as cool as you please, And to a man, The fellows stand or Fall down on their knees. Then…

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My Love

My Love

Tweet My Love I am in love. My love is soft and gentle…at times accordingly direct and demanding…Love and life has resolved my love to being self reliant yet dedicated to cultivating a nurturing aura. In my mind’s eye I have seen my love walk across a room gracefully and confidently. A sexy sway that declares, “I am love”. My love’s substantiated brilliance requires no fabricated audience. Witty? Don’t blink, pay attention, otherwise you just may miss it! I look into the eyes of my love and KNOW there’s been…

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