The More We Love Ourselves, The More We Love Others

February 3, 2016

The More We Love Ourselves, The More We Love Others I’ve been spending a lot of time loving on myself lately. One way that I do this is by giving myself space to be happy. Recently, in a PFO training call with the amazing life coach Pam Burton, I learned about upper limits. As I […]

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Authenticity and vulnerability are strengths.

December 15, 2015

Authenticity and vulnerability are strengths. Last week was the Playing For Other’s (PFO) event Connecting Charlotte. This was a coming out party of sorts for the PFO Slam Poetry Committee. I am one of the Co-Advisors on the Slam committee. I’ve been working with a group of thirteen teens since this summer. All of the […]

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Every individual has a unique gift and passion to give to the world.

November 12, 2015

Every individual has a unique gift and passion to give to the world. A little over a year ago, I walked away from a job that was sucking creativity and individuality out of me. I gave of my time and talent, and in return I was gifted with a subpar salary, ungrateful supervisor, and an […]

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The arts have the power to restore, heal, and connect our community.

September 29, 2015

When people ask me about what I do with Playing for Others (PFO), I let them know that I am an advisor with the Slam Poetry committee. I almost always feel the need to follow that statement up with everything else that is PFO. That, however, would be impossible. So, I typically try to focus […]

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