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Patience

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  by GG of AllTheManyLayers.com I used to tell myself to be patient. I’d say, “Your turn is coming. Blessings are on the way.” This mindset kept me envying other people’s ‘turns’ and overlooking today, in favor of some tomorrow.  Read On!>>> Patience is important but it’s more than simply waiting for results, resolutions, blessings or anything else. It’s about…

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Real Life is Not Picture Perfect

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 by GG of All The Many Layers It’s always been important to me to be thought of as pretty and polished and nice to look at.  Sounds vain, but as a woman, perhaps you can relate.  I talked about the roots of this a bit here. With that said, I work diligently to position myself as a champion for shameless self-possession.  I celebrate…

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Redefining Yourself, for Yourself.

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  by GG of AllTheManyLayers “People like me more when they think I’m pretty.” I can’t tell you when, but at some point in my childhood I began to believe this was true. This is what the media, my environment and even my mother taught me. The media taught me to compare myself to touched up, perfect images and the…

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Try This When You Feel Stuck and Unmotivated

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by GG of AllTheManyLayers I thought I was lazy. I had many interests and ideas but I rarely saw anything through to completion. I saw fellow students and coworkers who were passionate, totally turned on by their work, as I looked on, wondering how that felt. I just wasn’t inspired. I played the student/employee role well, but inside I always…

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Little Girls, Natural Hair- “I want her to grow up seeing me embrace me.”

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 by Christian Byshe’ of  www.chicandcoily.com My little girl is growing up in a household where mommy walks around the house with a lopsided kinky twa while simultaneously doing laundry, feeding the unwanted guinea pig, and furiously tapping away at her computer. Her view point of natural hair will be totally different because it is pretty much all she knows. She…

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Three Questions.

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by GG of AllTheManyLayers I enjoy watching other people. I’m fascinated by how they move and interact with one another. Maybe that’s one reason why I enjoy reading and watching biographies. The statement “Every life has a story” is one of my favorite sayings. My social media page includes this statement, but it ends with “I’m living mine.” I guess…

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