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Spirituality

How I Became Friends With The Other Woman: The Power of Forgiveness

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There was no way we should have become friends. She was the one that my husband (well now ex) had cheated with. I couldn’t believe another woman would willingly be a part of this – fully knowing that her actions were hurting another. That was the version in my head, however, it’s never this simple or black and white. She … Read more...

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Understanding Spiritual Women

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I’m blessed to be surrounded by women whose spirituality means as much to them as mine does to me. That said, our encounters, particularly those of us who date, have been made more interesting by our deep involvement in spirituality. We’ve all encountered men, as well as other women, who don’t understand how spirituality can touch every area of your … Read more...

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10 Women’s Conferences You Should Know About

By | Personal Development, Spirituality, This Woman Knows | 6 Comments

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As women gain more opportunities in the marketplace and the workplace, more conferences are being launched to support them in their personal, spiritual and business lives. This Woman Knows (TWK) is proud to present 10 women’s conferences that will keep your personal evolution moving forward. This list contains conferences that focus on spirituality, business and the total woman. We’ve even … Read more...

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Lunch, A Car Fire and Following Jesus

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12:31 p.m. Caller: There is a woman unconscious.
12:31 p.m. 9-1-1: Ok, what’s the address?
12:32 p.m. Caller: Silver Diner. Tysons Corner.
12:32 p.m. 9-1-1: Does anyone know the address?
12:32 p.m. Caller: Yea. Um. (Inaudible). Yea, this woman… she’s dead.

I arrived promptly at 11:34 a.m. for my 11:45 a.m. business breakfast. Excitement oozed out of every pore as … Read more...

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2 Church Girls Share Their Story About Overcoming Mental Illness

By | Healthy Living, Spirituality | 2 Comments

Comedians joke about it.

Sitcoms tell stories about it.

What is itIt is how people of color typically deal with mental illness.

One of my favorite TV shows from the 90s is Living Single. Kadijah—one of the main characters—was suffering from depression and was urged to see a psychiatrist. She was reluctant at first but in a really … Read more...

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If You Don’t Like What You’re Getting…

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I first heard the term in my psychology class at California State University Dominguez Hills lots of years ago.

The term caught my ear and I paid close attention as my professor detailed how a self-fulfilling prophecy worked.

Here’s the short of it:


“A self-fulfilling prophecy is when a person unknowingly causes a prediction to come true, due to the Read more...

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