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Introducing myself and my journal: Joining the World Pulse

I attribute my escape from domestic violence fifteen years ago to the support of women who shared similar experiences. Without them, I felt alone, isolated from the world, my family, and my friends. The embrace of those women gave me a safe place in which I could share things that I was terribly ashamed of. So when I discovered this project, I immediately gravitated toward it.

Using technology to connect women from all over world and empower us to speak in our own voices and hear unfiltered/uncensored stories from other women is truly revolutionary. I join you today, sisters of world, affirming the power of our collective voice, of my voice. For each of us who believe that we don't have a story to share, I echo the words of Martha Llano, each of us does have a story and it is worthy of sharing.

Let me and all of the other women here hold a sacred space for each other where we can comfortably and safely exercise our right to speak our own truth.

Namaste.
Aman.
Amniat
Salam.
Nirudho
Paz.
Shanti.
Heiwa.
Amaithi.
Kapayapaan.

My Passions:
learning, gardening, music, photography, social justice for everyone, travel and meeting people from other parts of the world

My Challenges:
cynicism, perfectionism, body-image

My Vision for the Future:
I know some people think it sounds utopian but I really do envision a world in which social justice is a reality for everyone, a world in which love overcomes fear, and a world in which all beings live harmoniously.

My Areas of Expertise:
The only area in which I truly feel I am an expert is being human.

Comments

YAOtieno's picture

Welcome

Hi Amy

Welcome to World Pulse. Love your expertise...being human!!! Feel free to read others stories and make comments. You can also post articles on interest to your journal!

Cheers,

Y

A candle looses nothing my lighting another

usha kc's picture

Dear friend It’s my pleasure

Dear friend
It’s my pleasure to welcome you. You are now a voice among thousands of voices. I am sure you have a powerful voice to make the world changed.
Warm Welcome in this amazing platform, expectantly waiting your active participation.
Warm Hug !
From Nepal
ushakc_raut@yahoo.com,ushakc76@gmail.com

Sarvina's picture

Welcome to Pulsewire! I’m so

Welcome to Pulsewire!

I’m so glad and excited to see you in our community! Thanks so much for joining us, you are always free to post to your journal and add comments to others posts too, this is where we can freely contribute for the betterment of women and children all over that world. Please feel free to browse through our group section and post to the groups you decided to join.....On worldpulse everything is free...just be yourself.

Welcome again to our PulseWire Community and I look forward to seeing you more in here!!!

Warm Regards,

Sarvina from Cambodia

Regards,

Sarvina from Cambodia
VOF 2011 Correspondent

noelinekirabo's picture

Welcome on board!!

Virtuous woman,
Welcome to PulseWire! You are now part of a thriving community of grassroots women leaders and supporters from 180 countries. We are delighted to have you join this noble cause of speaking the voiceless women all over the world. Feel free to explore the different forums that this community offers. You can join different groups from the group directory so as to engage in different discussions about different topics. You can also check out various job and training opportunities in the resource exchange link plus so much more that you will discover as you explore this community.
I look forward to hearing your voice in the community!
In friendship,

Noeline Kirabo Mulongo

Unleashing the potential through individual minds

www.global-leadership.com

kmwelch's picture

Welcome to World Pulse :)

Hi Amy!

Thanks for sharing. I loved how you put "speak your own truth". I can really connect with these words.

It's an exciting time to get involved with the World Pulse community and I'm so glad you are here! Your voice is a unique contribution that adds to the richness and diversity of our community of passionate women leaders and supporters from all over the world. I encourage you to start sharing and making connections. See the PulseWire Getting Started Guide to learn more about networking in our community: http://www.worldpulse.com/pulsewire/about/guide.

Welcome!
Katie Marie

Fatima Waziri's picture

Hey there! Welcome to

Hey there! 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

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