April 2011 - Domestic Violence and Drug Addiction

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND DRUG ADDICTION By Ester Nicholson Drug addiction was one of many addictions.  My first addiction was love.  No matter what the cost, if my attention fixated on one particular man, I would do anything to make him love me.  I look back now, and can’t believe the crap I a

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March 2011 - For the Sake of Love

By: Angela Harper     If thou must love me, let it be for nought Except for love's sake only. Do not say `I love her for her smile ... her look ... her way Of speaking gently, ... for a trick of thought That falls in well with mine, and certes brought A sense of pleasant ease

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February 2011 - 1st Poem for You

By Angela Harper I've never been a fan of Valetine's Day.  Aside from it's true origins and the eye sore of seeing all the paraphernalia littered throughout the stores, I was the kid that would bring those little cards with lollipops for all my classmates; only to be the kid to receive the least

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February 2011 - The Love Within

By: Lauren Wilder I didn’t make it home for the 2010 holiday season. Naturally, I was pretty bummed then I had a pretty sweet Christmas and peaceful New Year’s Eve. I’m glad it’s 2011 because I’ve looked back on previous posts, diary entries, and revisited (entirely too often) past f

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Love Exists In The Moment

February 2011 - Love Exists In The Moment

Love Exist in The Moment - Photo and Poetry by Lisa Thomas All there is, is this moment. Love emerges from the shadows Flowing, floating in the wind, In the moment, it is created. Like a gush of wind forms From the unknown swirling, Births a dancing funnel across the lands, Love is born

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Power, Passion and Purpose

February 2011 - Power, Passion and Purpose

Power, Passion and Purpose by Lisa Thomas The month of February seems to bring most people into the presence of love because Valentine’s day is around the corner. I’ve often wondered why it is such a big deal now rather than just a natural part of our lives. I’m sure there is some historica

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Featured P3 Pearl, Eleanor LeCain - Break Through and Break Free

February 2011 - Featured P3 Pearl, Eleanor LeCain – Break Through and Break Free

Breakthrough Solutions- Break Through Break Free - By Lisa Thomas with Eleanor LeCain It was a cold winter day when I had the chance to sit and talk with P3 Pearl Eleanor LeCain. I felt a kindred spirit in Eleanor as I listened to her passion for others. She is one of the world’s most precio

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About P3 Pearl, Eleanor LeCain

February 2011 - About P3 Pearl, Eleanor LeCain

About P3 Pearl, Eleanor LeCain Eleanor LeCain is a dynamic speaker who gives people hope and inspiration, helping them understand what is happening now, and what we can do to improve our lives and build a new world.  With over 20 years experience in finding and communicating breakthrough solutio

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A Breakthrough Solution for Marriage and Relationships (Adapted from

February 2011 - A Breakthrough Solution for Marriage and Relationships (Adapted from “Breakthrough Solutions: How to Improve Your Life and Change the World by Building on What Works” by Eleanor LeCain)

In my new book, I identify breakthrough solutions in numerous fields that matter in our daily lives – education, parenting, crime and safety, marriage and relationships, peace and conflict transformation, jobs and the environment, poverty and prosperity – and the principles upon which they ar

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We All Need Each Other

February 2011 - We All Need Each Other

Rev. Diannia Baty WE ALL NEED EACH OTHER! We all need a community to share our beliefs, our hopes, heart hurts and ideas. We all need a shoulder or a hand given freely when needed. We all need each other. We need to rock the boat and make some waves and cause others to think. We need to shake it

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October 2010 - Love is Patient, Love is Kind

By Lisa Thomas A biblical message of love says Love is patient Love is kind It does not envy It does not boast It’s not proud, And I’d add Love isn’t a matter of convenience but one of conviction… Love is loyal, selfless and attentive Love creates, penetrates, permeates,

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Little Things Make a Big Difference

June 2010 - Little Things Make a Big Difference

By Nicole Beck Love is in the details, the every day. Big gestures are great and can really show a person you care, but the little things you do every day will really show your significant other that you love them. The small things to do to convey your feelings will be more memorable and my joyfu

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Being Love-Able

May 2010 - Being Love-Able

By Rev. Diannia Baty How many of you have said that you want to be loved? You want to be loved for yourself just as you are. What if what you are is not lovable? What unlovable traits do you have? I came to realize that I have some not so compatible traits myself. I am far from perfect. I cann

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August 2009 - The Upside of Anger: How It Fits in a Relationship

By Jan Wright Anger is a natural emotion. For most people, it is not desirable to be angry and it is not desirable to anger the person whom you are in a relationship with. But, it is an essential ingredient in relationship building. Now, I know that many would disagree with me, however, when you

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July 2009 - Saying ‘I Love You’

By Lisa Thomas This past weekend I had the pleasure of witnessing my aunt and uncle as they celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. My cousins planned a surprise anniversary party and it was absolutely amazing! They were indeed surprised. My aunt, not knowing what was on the other side the

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February 2009 - Notes from the Editor: Speaking the Language of Love

by Karyn L. Beach Coming smack dab in the middle of February, arguably the coldest month of the year, is Valentine’s Day – a time to get warm with the glow of love! Candy, flowers, jewelry, romantic cards and lavish candlelit dinners await many of us. Yet, for a significant number of peopl

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