It's Here! 365 Tiny Love Challenges
It's Here! 365 Tiny Love Challenges
"Ashley recently contributed an insightful story for the upcoming book Tiny Buddha's 365 Tiny Love Challenges. I'm sure readers will appreciate her perspective and advice!" - Lori Deschene Love Challenges will feature a year of simple daily activities to help you give and receive more love. My specific contribution deals with self-acceptance and self-love.
Personal Development Blog: 365 Days of Light
The scars make you strong. Don't be embarrassed... the scars make you strong. I recently saw the movie Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. At the beginning of the movie there was a powerful scene. The apes were hunting in the wild and their leader, Cesar, told his son Blue Eyes not to move while he attacked a wild beast.
Converge Magazine - Personal Anecdotes
The sound of the question resonated back with a quiet indifference at my seemingly deep reflection. This question was important. And how I answered it was equally important. My response, for better or worse, would determine whether or not I would become a part of the medical school class of 2015.
Our world revolves around consumption. The average person, according to the marketing firm Yankelovich, sees as many as 5,000 ads a day. They're messages about the things we should like, about the products that will make us feel good and happy. That if we buy a certain brand of jeans, we will attain a certain brand of life.
I've long admired the mythical legend of the phoenix: a firebird bursting in flames of ethereal light, able to rise above even its own ashes. The depiction of the phoenix ranges across cultures, but its symbolism remains virtually the same: one of immortality, resurrection, and rebirth.
If you allow people to make more withdrawals than deposits in your life, you will be out of balance and in the negative. Know when to close the account. ( Christie Williams) If relationships are like bank accounts, I shared a workspace with someone who was far more proficient at making withdrawals than deposits.
Let's face it: Valentine's Day is overrated. For all those who have been dumped, crushed, and heartbroken or are just miserable in this season of over-affectionate romance, take heart! You're not alone. This post is part of Converge Magazine's cynical celebration of heartbreak.
Paul C. Brunson - Everyday Inspiration
The following post is written by Ashley Rankin. Ashley is a recent Biotechnology graduate and has contributed to studies in cancer research. She co-authors the blog 365 Days of Light with her brother, Jeremy. You can also find her on Twitter and Facebook. In the Far East they have something called the Chinese Bamboo Tree.
Hello, my name is Ashley and I'm addicted to inspiration. Early morning before I'm well awake, my iPhone starts buzzing with email subscriptions from the likes of Deepak Chopra and Oprah on "Perfect Health" and "Living Your Best Life Now." Good friends start texting daily mantras.
With each day comes the promise and excitement for change and growth. So often, we allow our inabilities to render us inactive, or allow them to prevent us from taking positive action and making healthy changes. Sometimes it's not always about knowing what to do in order to be successful.
Ask Miss A - Journalism in Denver
Flowers in shades of flaming oranges and yellows line the walls, as though someone captured the glow of a beautiful fall sunset and encased it on stems. The brightness and bloom of this contemporary Denver flower shop is undeniably infectious. https://reignmag.com/rolodex/flower-power/
It's here again! The time has arrived for another sure-to-please social event from CultureHaus , a social and educational support group of the Denver Art Museum . Every year, CultureHaus sponsors several social events, to include an annual fundraiser. Coined as Banners, each of these fundraisers embraces an artistic theme.
On Friday, August 24, local fashion designer Fallene Wells unveiled her highly anticipated fall clothing line during the event Modern Nouveau: Fall Friperie at the Walker Fine Arts Gallery in Denver. Fallene introduced her new line and described the events leading up to the line's debut as "hectic but exciting."
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