Infectious Passion

When I started Roller Derby I can honestly say I was the worst person on the track. And there was no lack of people saying “You can do this, you can get up and get out there. I know it’s hard now, but you will get it.” It was that constant encouragement, and there was nobody […]

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Travelling to Destiny

“I feel like I want my work to be empowering, but I don’t know if it empowers me per-se. Stories empower me! Stories where I feel seen empower me, and that’s one of the reasons why I try to do the work that I do so I can relay that same feeling [to others].  Because […]

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The Stamp of Beauty

“It might sound a bit funny but I am really inspired and empowered by other people’s success and creativity. Being a witness to other people’s shine only lets me shine brighter…And I think you need that sort of shared success or encouragement for empowerment because you are never really in anything alone. It takes a […]

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Style Your Life

“I started [#ShesGotSoleXO] with the intent to showcase women who love sneakers while creating a platform for them to let readers know what it’s like to walk in their shoes. We are constantly being put down for being unfeminine whether it’s how we dress, the activities we engage in, right down to our shoe choices. […]

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Passing Under to Get Over

“Empowerment is a lot of things, but it’s really finding that strength. Finding your own strength, that’s it really…finding your strength through whatever and feeling that burning fire within, that’s what empowerment is to me. That burning flame inside that makes you want to keep going.” ~Lesley What’s the best way to tie shoelaces? Yes, […]

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Loving the Love

Get love, give love! This week @she.lace decided to repost some Instagram posts that have used the hashtag #shelace. We appreciate the love… & we appreciate, being able to show we’re appreciative.  We believe wholeheartedly in the movement we’re part of, and it’s always reassuring to have genuine support. As she.lace co-founder Kiah Welsh delicately […]

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