iOS app Android app

Finding Your Voice

Find Your Writer's Voice in 2014

Theo Pauline Nestor | Posted 02.26.2014 | Books
Theo Pauline Nestor

The scholarly and professional styles that earned you good grades and your way up the ladder won't win the hearts of readers of fiction or memoir. These readers are looking for the real deal. These readers want the feral you, the wild you that answers to no one.

Communication: 8 Powerful Steps for Connection and Engagement

Susan Ann Darley | Posted 11.18.2013 | Healthy Living
Susan Ann Darley

When you relinquish the need to be right, you create a safe place for all to enter -- a place where there is no wrong or right, no wasted energy spent on proving "my way is better than yours." Strive to become a serene harbor where others can find unconditional acceptance.

One Physical Attribute You Really Shouldn't Ignore

Terry K Carr | Posted 10.09.2013 | Women
Terry K Carr

Growing up in my house, I chose to be a quiet girl as a way to feel safe. When I was 7, I was taken to an outdoor concert where I saw a beautiful woman on stage about to sing. As soon as her voice floated over our seats, the desire to sing grabbed a hold of my heart and didn't let go.

Original Voice, Original Genius

Pat Schneider | Posted 07.08.2013 | Religion
Pat Schneider

The voice that has listened in the womb and practiced every day all day and even while dreaming at night is absolutely original, powerful and, therefore, the stuff of genius. Not until I was 70 could I claim my own voice as my spiritual practice.

'I'd Like to Teach the World to Sing'

Christi Guthrie | Posted 05.28.2013 | Healthy Living
Christi Guthrie

Whether we are loud-mouthed or shy, extroverts or introverts, whether we have an inept ability to communicate thoughts, ideas and emotions or not, we all have a voice inside of us.

I Am

Alexandra Billings | Posted 06.02.2012 | Gay Voices
Alexandra Billings

I finally looked up and said that I could be many things and not just one, and that no one had the right to judge me, live through me, or run over me. I found a voice that shook my own soul and seemed to fly through the atmosphere at an enormous speed.

Everyone Is Wrong About You

Barbara & Shannon Kelley | Posted 09.17.2011 | Women
Barbara & Shannon Kelley

Last week, at a reading in Seattle, WA, a young woman who'd recently graduated from none less than Harvard, raised her hand:

Why It Is Vital To Find Your Voice

Dr. Cara Barker | Posted 08.15.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Cara Barker

Take a gander at the creative process and how it works to transform your heart's desire into concrete reality. Who can't use that these days?

Telling The Truth About Sex

Linda E. Savage | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Linda E. Savage

We have so little training in self-disclosure in this culture and so many relationships are enmeshed in the belief that "if you can't say anything nice, doesn't say anything at all."