Your Voice… Your Choice

“You know that thing where you open your mouth and no sound comes out…?” Yeah, we know that thing. We’ve all had it happen at one point or another when we should probably say something… and maybe we even try… alas, there is only silence. Sometimes this means what was intended to come out might…

I AM… Laura

I first learned about the power of my voice while performing in theater as a young girl; I noticed that it was the only time people would listen to me. I became obsessed with theater from then on, and loved the ability to become other people through various roles. But as I got older I…

Lip Service

How much do you pay? To yourself? To others? How many words have you used to fill space, hoping the sheer volume would overshadow the lack of actionable deeds that ought to follow? “I’m working on…” “I’m in the process of…” “I’m thinking about…” “I’m trying to…” Leave it to a fictional character from a…

I AM… Scott

I have my parents to thank for finding my personal voice. I grew up in Detroit, and my mom fed my passion for comic books. My father introduced me to science fiction through his love for Star Trek, Star Wars and horror films. My parents divorced when I was 6 months old and I spent…

Listen…

… to the one person who you are least likely to listen to. Sometimes it doesn’t matter how potent, how perfect a message is. If the wrong person for you is conveying it, there’s a pretty excellent chance that you’re not going to pay attention. And even if you do (pay attention), you’ll likely listen…

I AM… Racquel

When did you discover your personal voice… your personal power? I think that I am always discovering new layers of my personal voice, and it becomes more clear to me as the years add on.  I am the oldest of four and I can clearly recall how much pride I took in being a big…

I AM…

Who? What? The way we finish this sentence speaks volumes about the space that we currently occupy. Knowing this, we typically apply a ton of pressure on ourselves to finish in the most profound way possible… that we might appear favorable to ourselves and those observing us. What happens when you answer that question in…

The February Report

We are OVERWHELMED by the amount of love and gratitude that poured in from all over the world, as a result of the Habibi LOVE PROJECT! Thank you ever so much to each and every person who participated. We honor your courage and are humbled by your choice to share your stories with us and…

LOVE around the World (United States)

*This letter was published with permission from the author. She has also given us permission to reveal her name and generalized location.* “I just wanted to say how overwhelmed I am with all the stories on your website. At first I thought some of the people were exaggerating or just trying to promote yoga, but…

LOVE around the World (Brazil)

*This letter was shared with permission of the author. He has given us permission to release his name and general location.* “I wish more people would talk about the truth with the whole self love movement. It’s hard and everyone can’t just walk away from their lives to take care of themselves. People have families…

Love around the World (Canada)

*This letter was published with permission from the author. He has also given us permission to release his name and general location* “Nice to see the men’s perspective on self care. I think that women have had a much better handle on it for so long, that everyone forgets that we men are not machines….

LOVE around the World (Los Angeles)

*This letter was published with permission of the author. The author has not given us permission to publish her/his name.* “How good to see something real coming out of this city! Some of the stories were from people that I actually know… all I could think of was how everyone who’s not from Southern California…