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What to do with Lingering Fear

I've been thinking about my hair a lot lately. Trying to decide if I want to go shorter, or keep it longer so I can throw it into a ponytail when I'm in a hurry. I've also been thinking a lot about cl…

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Following Your Dreams is Easy–Said No One

My writer’s journey began in 2007, when I left my stable, lucrative career as a physician to pursue my dream of being a professional writer. My behavior seemed pretty reckless to those who loved me. I…

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How Chaz Bono is Being Unapologetically Chaz

OwningPink.com is all about being unapologetically YOU so you can heal, connect, and thrive. But doing so isn’t always easy, and we all need role models. I’d like to shine a light on Chaz Bono,…

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Must Authenticity Equal Rejection?

When I launched Owning Pink a year and a half ago, my goal was to stay true to my authentic self, even as I revealed more and more of myself publicly. Many times, when writing a post -- and late…

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3 Ways to Conquer Your Fear

By Nazia Mallick, Ode Magazine The major clothing and accessory company Nike, made "Just do it" a motto for their brand promotion, created a business empire out of it and are still laughing all t…

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Addicted to Love

It has happened to most of us at least once. You can't stop thinking about him -- or her. You dance until dawn in each other's arms. You can't sleep and you can't get down more than a couple of spo…

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Rejection and Empowerment

A friend of mine told me once that she was 'dumped' by her lover of four years through an indifferent email. Needless to say she felt acutely defenseless at that time and had plummeted into the so-cal…

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