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My Response To A Hollywood Agent Who Told Me I Would Never Work Until I Lost Weight

My Response To A Hollywood Agent Who Told Me I Would Never Work Until I Lost Weight

By Katia Dragotis “Stand up” he said. “I can guesstimate your weight.” After I honestly proclaimed not knowing an exact number, he replied, “Hmmm…160 lbs, maybe little more. If you […]

January 19, 2018 ×
Big GRRRL Small World – Artist Lizzo Preaching Body Positivity & Reclaiming Sexuality

Big GRRRL Small World – Artist Lizzo Preaching Body Positivity & Reclaiming Sexuality

By Chelsy Ranard The first time I saw Lizzo was at Treefort Music Fest in Boise, Idaho. I hadn’t ever heard of her; and once I saw her live I […]

January 18, 2018 ×
How My Journey Through Grief, Loss & Depression Led Me To Find My True Calling In Life

How My Journey Through Grief, Loss & Depression Led Me To Find My True Calling In Life

By Ruby Mabry I am from a Caribbean background. My parents were from the beautiful island of Haiti. I am the third of four children. Two brothers and one sister. […]

January 17, 2018 ×
Less Myth, More Medical Fact – 10 Things You May Not Know About Your Vagina

Less Myth, More Medical Fact – 10 Things You May Not Know About Your Vagina

By Liz Greene It’s a sad truth, but most of the population is in the dark when it comes to all the amazing things vaginas can do. Thanks to misinformation, […]

January 15, 2018 ×
How A Scorpion Sting Woke Me Up To My Tumultuous Marriage & Gave Me A New Lease On Life

How A Scorpion Sting Woke Me Up To My Tumultuous Marriage & Gave Me A New Lease On Life

By Leah Morris “I’m​ ​31​ ​and​ ​divorced.​ ​I​ ​didn’t​ ​plan​ ​my​ ​life​ ​to​ ​be​ ​this​ ​way​ ​obviously,​ ​but​ ​here​ ​I​ ​am.​ ​I’ll​ ​just​ ​state​ ​for the​ ​record​ ​that​ ​I​ ​also​ […]

January 11, 2018 ×
10 Pieces Of Advice To Help Teenage Girls Live A Courageous Life In 2018

10 Pieces Of Advice To Help Teenage Girls Live A Courageous Life In 2018

By Sandra Ford Walston, The Courage Expert When was the last time you used the word courage with your teenager? The best New Year commitment any family member or friend […]

January 10, 2018 ×
Five Stereotypes About Female Authors That Need To Be Permanently Erased

Five Stereotypes About Female Authors That Need To Be Permanently Erased

By Kevin Nelson It might sound surprising to some of us but a different attitude towards male and female writing still exists, and it affects publishing more than some of […]

January 9, 2018 ×
How The #MeToo Movement Could Help A Major Sexual Assault Case Against Massage Envy

How The #MeToo Movement Could Help A Major Sexual Assault Case Against Massage Envy

By Brian Kent A deluge of sexual assault accusations has gripped the entertainment industry and Congress, capturing the nation’s attention. Driven by the courage of others, thousands of assault survivors […]

December 21, 2017 ×
Bartender Turned Millionaire Inspiring Women To Be Ambitious & Fight For Equal Rights

Bartender Turned Millionaire Inspiring Women To Be Ambitious & Fight For Equal Rights

By Melanie Bajrovic Financial freedom in your 20’s is possible. I’m a bartender turned millionaire, expert Real Estate Investor and Educator, Serial Entrepreneur, Hospitality Business Owner, Public Speaker and Author […]

December 15, 2017 ×
How Against Me! Singer Laura Jane Grace Uses Her Platform To Advocate For The Trans Community

How Against Me! Singer Laura Jane Grace Uses Her Platform To Advocate For The Trans Community

By Chelsy Ranard Against Me!, a punk band from Gainesville, Florida, was formed in 1997 by singer and guitarist Laura Jane Grace. However, prior to 2012, the Against Me! frontwoman […]

December 6, 2017 ×
Local UK Choir Using Music To Amplify The #MeToo Message For Domestic Violence Survivors

Local UK Choir Using Music To Amplify The #MeToo Message For Domestic Violence Survivors

By Fay Turner-Paxton #MeToo, the two little words we all read for days on social media. Those who were previously nervous to disclose became empowered, the oblivious became educated and […]

December 1, 2017 ×
Five Lessons I Learned From Embarking On An International Jet-Setting Lifestyle

Five Lessons I Learned From Embarking On An International Jet-Setting Lifestyle

By Elena Murzello In 2007, I went to Tokyo for the first time. I stayed with my friend in her tiny apartment, where it was simply but tastefully decorated. Perched […]

November 24, 2017 ×
CEO Of Rideshare App Kango Writes Timely Op-Ed About The Need For More Women In Tech

CEO Of Rideshare App Kango Writes Timely Op-Ed About The Need For More Women In Tech

By Sara Schaer In light of recent revelations in both Hollywood and Silicon Valley, it’s important for women to keep sight of their aspirations and dreams, to help each other […]

November 22, 2017 ×
Creator Of The Kaia Method Launches “I Will Stand” Movement To Bring Healing Through Dance

Creator Of The Kaia Method Launches “I Will Stand” Movement To Bring Healing Through Dance

By Hannah Blake The “Me Too” movement was courageous and loud, and now it’s time to ride that momentum and continue stepping into empowerment. Moving from shame and guilt in […]

November 21, 2017 ×
280 Characters Or Less: How Twitter Is Becoming A More Dangerous Place For Women & Minorities

280 Characters Or Less: How Twitter Is Becoming A More Dangerous Place For Women & Minorities

By Liz Greene Twitter can be a double-edged sword. Most of the time, we enjoy it — it strengthens our friendships, connects us with the brands we love, and keeps […]

November 21, 2017 ×