Jacob and Highly Sensitive People.

*sensitiveness, alright !! Storytime: I was in Paris, entering the Saint Sulpice. This cathedral is renowned thanks to Da Vinci Code. It's quite esotheric. Last time I entered the main door on the right, I found myself standing in front of a giant painting, uh, who was that man fighting against an angel? "Jacob wrestling … Continue reading Jacob and Highly Sensitive People.

Perfectionism is self-abuse: Frida Kahlo vs Barbie?

** Challenging beauty ideals : Frida Kahlo and her mono-eyebrow ( cultural heritage )** Frida Kahlo’s extraordinary explorations in self-portraiture are testament to the fact that, in real life and on canvas, Kahlo considered her image on precisely her own terms, celebrating her features – her Mexican identity, upper lip hair and that striking unibrow. … Continue reading Perfectionism is self-abuse: Frida Kahlo vs Barbie?

I was a first responder at the Pentagon on 9/11.

“I grew up on eastern Long Island and watched a lot of CHIPS so I knew I wanted to be a pilot or cop. Once I realized how much math was involved to be a pilot, it sealed the deal on becoming a cop. I knew I wanted to do police work but my dad … Continue reading I was a first responder at the Pentagon on 9/11.

Diana Speaks Podcast: Diana Reads… My Name is Sinead O’Connor.

https://open.spotify.com/episode/0Wp5TwwUT1AogPrVlDNwSK?si=MNYGxPJkQIeZpPjE5ynGxw Oh, you will read alot on Sinead O'Connor, on Wikipedia, and on gossipy newspapers. I will skip the religious buzz. I have been a fan of Sinead since I was a teenager. To be frank, I had lost her track until 2016, when she was missing in Chicago for 24 hours. My friend warned … Continue reading Diana Speaks Podcast: Diana Reads… My Name is Sinead O’Connor.

Sam Springsteen is Now a firefighter.

  I know, I admit I have been young, wild and free.. it was a long time ago 😉 This last hour's made my day. Following the news about the Boss and his humble son, I am taking a chance to share this interview about this beautiful human that will NEVER die. Call me Diana … Continue reading Sam Springsteen is Now a firefighter.

Power of Story: Michael Sugrue Police + Air Force Veteran.

Power of Story : “First Responders: Coffee and Conversation" Facilitated by: U.S. Air Force Veteran and Retired Chief of Police Dave Weiner and Sara Correll. Special Guest: Retired Police Sergeant & Former Air Force Captain Michael Sugrue We discuss traumatic incidents and the toll they took on our personal and professional lives. More importantly we talk about … Continue reading Power of Story: Michael Sugrue Police + Air Force Veteran.

Combat Crochet and Operation Iraqi Freedom. Yarn over…

Like many veterans throughout our country’s history, I needed mental medical attention but did not seek help BY: SAMANTHA NEROVE, POSTED ON MAY 28, 2017 A soldier crochets a garden of hope in the battlefield of despair. Pistol? Check. Body armor? Check. Yarn, hooks, crochet books? Check. My Combat Crochet Basic Load (CCBL) was prepped for battle. I was ready to … Continue reading Combat Crochet and Operation Iraqi Freedom. Yarn over…

Dark Night of the Soul. The light in the end of the tunnel?

Out of suffering have emerged the strongest Souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars. – Khalil Gibran At some point, most of us go through a phenomenon known as the Dark Night of the Soul. Courtesy of Lonerwolf.com Although we try to run from it, it is still there. Although we try to cover … Continue reading Dark Night of the Soul. The light in the end of the tunnel?