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Introducing myself and my journal: A successful life

About Me:
I was born and raised in Mexico by a traditional, born early 1900's, conflicted, southern mother.
My mother was a hard-working woman that had a difficult childhood and had to grow fatherless, the oldest of 5 - 4 girls and the youngest was a boy - and she had to struggle between complying with tradition (being at home taking care of kids and husband), dealing with her extraordinarily tough & unyielding personality (more suitable for a male), and trying to raise kids that would excel and conquer the world while still observing our culture -with religion and acquiescence at its core.
I was the rebel, I refused to fall into the 'tradition' trap, so I turned into my mother toughest challenge and she was mine.
Now, I live a fulfilled - even if un-traditional - life. I am free of remorse, free of mental, verbal and physical abuse & violence and I have a wonderful husband of 25 years and a daughter, of whome I could not be more proud.
Life is great!
Life is what we make of it. We have the power to shape our future.

My Passions:
Influencing people, talking and learning from others that have found success.

My Challenges:
I have a quick temper and I tend to be impatient with people that refuse to stop being victims.

My Vision for the Future:
I will be contributing my experiences and helping others to realize their potential so they make the decision to take their future into their own hands.

Comments

Kika Sylvie Katchunga's picture

Hello

Bienvenue dans notre communauté mondiale. Tellement plaisir de vous a voire parmi nous.ici tu trouveras d’autre personnel qui élève leur voix puissante entre des partage leur rêve et leur vision. Soit aussi libre car la porte est grandement ouverte pour vous aussi des poste tes journal et tes commentaire.
Nous comptons beaucoup de votre présence parmi nous
A nouveau la Bienvenue

sylvie

Fatima Waziri's picture

Hey there! Welcome to

Hey there! Welcome to Worldpulse community!

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.

Peace!
Fatima

Klaudia Mexico's picture

Bienvenida!!!

Amiga!!!!
Qué bueno que estás por aquí. Es siempre bueno tener más mexicanas para compartir.
Un abrazo

Klaudia González

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