Photo by Clay Banks on Unsplash We are in a public health narrative imagination battle. We are winning on the narrative of reframing racism as a public…
Lauren Valdez
I time travel to find peace. When I’m stressed about the state of the world, I hold my great-great-grandma Catarina’s rosary and think about her being …
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You won't hear this on the news, so I'm sharing. Toxic chemicals are filling the air in my hometown right now after the Marathon Oil Refinery on the bo…
Lauren Valdez
Hello from Singapore! I spent a month in the Philippines connecting with my husband’s massive extended family, and now I’m traveling between Singapore …
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Advent [ad-vent]: (noun) a coming into place, view, or being; the arrival My theme for 2019 was Advent: my year of arriving or coming into being. Most …
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I’m closing out one rotation around the sun and 12 moon cycles around me. According to Neil deGrasse Tyson, this year I completed being alive for a bil…
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What I've learned in my journey to Mexico & self-employment
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Takeaways from Elizabeth Gilbert's Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear
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Welcome to my very first newsletter! For the third year, I am continuing my online summer course Win A Fulbright, where I coach people through an inten…
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I am starting a blog and newsletter. I feel weird about sharing my ideas and what I do publicly, but I'm learning a ton that I want to share about movi…
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