Community Update

Digital Empowerment Toolkit Now Available!

At World Pulse, we recognize the need for ongoing learning—for you and for your community! Our toolkits aim to provide the resources you need to advance your social change work.

We are excited to introduce our Digital Empowerment Trainers’ Toolkit, a dynamic resource to help you bring the benefits of connecting online to women in your community. Check it out today! »

Introducing myself and my journal

About Me:
Hi,

I'm a blogger, writer and graduate student in Portland, Oregon. I've been writing for newspapers for 10 years and am now working on my first book. My passions are sustainable food, nature and plant medicine. My goal is to inspire and empower people to see the free food and medicine all around us, in the form of wild plants!

My Passions:
Connecting people with nature

My Vision for the Future:
To change the world

My Areas of Expertise:
reporting for newspapers, social media, blogging, edible & medicinal wild plants

Comments

Fatima Waziri's picture

Hey there! Rebecca, Welcome

Hey there! Rebecca, Welcome to PulseWire!

It’s so exciting having you with us, I am sure you will have a fabulous time with your new online friends as well as find this to be a very 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

Rebecca Lerner's picture

Thanks!

Thank you, Fatima! I'm preparing to go to an intense two-week residency in creative nonfiction writing at grad school this weekend that will take up much of my time, but when I get back, in mid-August, I will be able to participate in this community. I look forward to getting to know you and everyone else on here.

All the best,

Becky

My Blog: http://FirstWays.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/urbanforager
Twitter: @urbanforager

dbunton's picture

Hello

Welcome Becky!

Darren Bunton

Carlotta's picture

Hi Rebecca Seems we have a

Hi Rebecca

Seems we have a few things in common. I also like writing and love plants. I however do not have much knowledge on wild plants. i just love planting herbs and vegetables, but unfortunately i have a tiny, tiny garden.How did the residency go? You could teach me a few things about non-fiction writing because I usually just write fiction.

Regards

Rebecca Lerner's picture

The residency was fantastic!

The residency was fantastic! Thanks for asking. :)

My Blog: http://FirstWays.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/urbanforager
Twitter: @urbanforager

Magazine »

Read global coverage through women's eyes

Inside Congo's Growing Sisterhood

Inside Congo's Growing Sisterhood

Community »

Connect with women on the ground worldwide

PAKISTAN: They Went to School and Never Came Back

PAKISTAN: They Went to School and Never Came Back

Campaigns »

Be heard at influential forums

WWW: Women Weave the Web

WWW: Women Weave the Web

Programs »

Help us train women citizen journalists

World Pulse Voices of Our Future

World Pulse Voices of Our Future

Blog »

Read the latest from World Pulse headquarters

Announcing Our Prize Winners!

Announcing Our Prize Winners!

Partners »

Join forces with our wide network of partners

Nobel Women's Initiative

Nobel Women's Initiative