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Author Zoulfa Katouh’s Powerful YA Debut Set Against The Backdrop Of The Syrian Revolution

Author Zoulfa Katouh’s Powerful YA Debut Set Against The Backdrop Of The Syrian Revolution

A love letter to Syria and its people, debut YA author Zoulfa Katouh’s ‘As Long as the Lemon Trees Grow’ is a speculative novel set amid the Syrian Revolution, burning […]

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Discovering My Grandmother’s Depression-Era Autograph Book Gave Me A New Perspective On The Pandemic

Discovering My Grandmother’s Depression-Era Autograph Book Gave Me A New Perspective On The Pandemic

By Natalie Bickel  I stepped foot into my 91-year-old grandmother’s patio home in March of 2021, the room suddenly feeling reminiscent of Christmas. My aunts were in town, which usually […]

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How My Hardships Became The Building Blocks For Resilience

How My Hardships Became The Building Blocks For Resilience

By Krista Nerestant Resilience isn’t just about surviving the experience but to be healthfully intact after.  Survive….it’s only the first step. The quarter-life crisis is real. I experienced mine in […]

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Resistance and Resilience: My “Warrior” Mother’s Gifts

Resistance and Resilience: My “Warrior” Mother’s Gifts

By Hendrika de Vries When I was a little girl, my mother and I fused in a survival bond amidst tyranny and subversive activities in Nazi-occupied WWII Amsterdam.   I […]

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Author Weaves In Themes Of Hope & Resilience To Tackle Teen Suicide In Debut Novel

Author Weaves In Themes Of Hope & Resilience To Tackle Teen Suicide In Debut Novel

By Lauren Speeth As a judge of student films, I have a sense of what’s on students’ minds, or at least the ones who submit to Campus Moviefest, The World’s […]

Working Women

10 Things I Learned From Sheryl Sandberg’s New Class About Resilience

10 Things I Learned From Sheryl Sandberg’s New Class About Resilience

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Sheryl Sandberg’s life changed forever the moment she found her husband, successful Silicon Valley entrepreneur and SurveyMonkey CEO Dave Goldberg, dead in a hotel gym […]