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Introducing myself and my journal

About Me:
I’m 60 years old and proud to be a native Oregonian. My husband of 33 years and I have three grown sons, two daughters-in-law, and an adorable grandson. I have recently retired from my business as an architectural designer. My interests include downhill skiing, bike riding, hiking, cooking, knitting, reading, and creating iPhoto books.

I am also one of seven women in a bookgroup of close friends in Portland, Oregon who have been meeting for 16 years. Inspired by the book HALF THE SKY about culturally accepted abuse of women, our bookgroup felt a responsibility to act on behalf of oppressed women throughout the world by creating a Kiva.org lending team focused on providing micro-financing to female entrepreneurs in underdeveloped countries. We loan because we believe empowerment can change oppression into opportunity for women worldwide. I hope you'll consider joining our team!

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Fatima Waziri's picture

Hey there! Welcome to

Hey there! Welcome to PulseWire!

Its so exciting having you with us, I am sure you will have a fun time with your new online friends and you will find this to be a positive experience. I encourage you to take advantage of the numerous resources and features available through our vibrant online community.

Welcome again to our global community and I look forward to hearing more from you here on PulseWire!

Peace!
Fatima

pooza11's picture

welcome

Hello
I am thrilled to welcome you in this global community “World Pulse” where all the women from all the corners of the globe meet and exchange their emotions, feelings, thoughts and hearts. And, I am sure you will simply love making new online friends and exchanges stories. If you have any difficulty exploring this site, then please feel free to ask. If you have any doubt regarding anything, then we do have different sections and groups where you can just post it and people will respond to it. This way, you will get your answer and will be able to make friends as well.
I hope you will take advantage of all the resources and opportunities provided by world pulse. I am looking forward to hearing more from you. Keep writing stories; keep raising you voice, Keep making new wonderful friends. Your stories, your voice can make a huge difference

Peace
Pooza

wanjirumungai's picture

Thank you for positive critique

Dear Valerie

I read your comment on my post with interest and gratitude. Thank you for your compliments, and thank you too for your positive critique. I will definitely address the issues that you raise forthwith.

Thank you and God bless you
Wanjiru

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