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Silvia P.

"To eliminate illiteracy"

Toronto, ON, Canada
female, age 60
divorced
Speaks: english, spanish
Joined Sep 3, 2011
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Joined Sep 3, 2011 Activist Aspirations Casual 
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Groups DUO for World Peace, Language and Communication, Teacher Talk, photography & activism, theliteracysite.com
Hometown Toronto 
Homepage http://silviaporras.blogspot.com  
Birthday Dec 22, 1953  
Languages english, spanish  
About Me
  Introduce yourself to Silvia
  Lifestyle
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Activist Aspirations Casual
Political Leaning Liberal
Religions buddhist  
Eating Habits Almost Vegetarian  
Wild Fact About Me I'm an incurable optimist.
My Philosophy “If I look at all the mass, I will never act. If I look at the one, I will.” Mother Teresa
What Gives Me Hope People making a difference.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by Empowering people to take control of their lives.
What/who changed my life and why
What Bugs Me Those who hurt others weaker than them, ignorance, injustice, hypocrisy, hate, Excessive Consumerism, Evil people, Destroying the planet !!!, cruelty, arrogance, any one that would hurt a woman, Any one that would hurt a child, abusive people  
Passions god, my family, my friends, environment, earth, broadening my horizons, books, art, peace, Other cultures and traditions  
Inspirations to fulfill my purpose on earth, People who refuse to give up, listening to gentle rain, Kindness in any form, good people, carl gustav jung, blue skies  
What Scares Me War - Cruelty - Greed - Indifference, religious fanatics, Violent people, ignorance, hate, global warming, Disrespect for others, abusers  
  Favorites
Role Models too many to state here. ask me, children are the most powerful teachers, Albert Einstein, Mahatma Gandhi, Martin Luther King Jr., my friends, my family, buddha  
Quotation “The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.” Ralph Nader
Interests Spirituality/Philosophy, Mythology / Folklore, movies, music, pets, recycling, psychology, national parks, meditation, Medicine / Health Care, internet, history, crafts, humor, herbs, environment, ecology, computers, Books - Author, archaeology, Antiques/collectibles  
Books so many!!!, sci-fi, spirituality, Self improvement, psychology, Almost anything worth reading  
Music jazz, blues, classical, MANY genres -, Native American drums &amp, amp, amp  
Movies all romantic comedies and spiritual film, " The March of the Penquins ", Dances with Wolves, comedy, Finding Nemo, Fried Green Tomatoes, Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, Star Wars, War &amp, amp, Peace, Wizard of Oz, The Prince &amp, amp, The Pauper  
TV Shows x-files, Will and Grace, The Simpsons, history channel, Discovery Channel  
Favorite Foods fruit dishes, chinese, broccoli, apples, indian, ice cream, love veg soup purees - homecooked, spaghetti, rice, salad, seafood, veggies, thai, strawberries, Vegetarian chinese food, pizza, mexican food, fruit, Avocados!!!, arroz con salchichas, a good spinach lasagna. Desser  
Favorite Places nature, country scenes, forests, rainforests - Amazon, the mountains, the ocean, Canada (I love my home)  
Can't Live Without air, friends, family, hope, freedom, music, love, laughter, nature, water, sunshine  
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Gary G.

Mustafa L.

Nicole B.

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Silvia's Photos

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Having a little sleep time

Gone with the Wind
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    Dec 21, 2013 3:37 PM

    Gary G. (2486)

    Happy Birthday with much wonder!

    Swan Quarter, NC; Sept 2013


    Dec 21, 2012 1:13 PM

    Gary G. (2486)

    Happy Birthday with much beauty!

    Cape Hatteras, NC; Oct 2012


    Dec 21, 2011 12:48 PM

    Gary G. (2486)

    Happy Birthday with many rainbows

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    Oct 28, 2011 11:07 PM

    Ruth M. (713)


    Hugs

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    Sep 8, 2011 3:30 PM

    Gary G. (2486)

    Thanks for joining DUO and being a friend!

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