Today’s Soul Whisper… what affects our inner peace?

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It is not what happens to us
that affects our inner peace.
It’s whether or not we accept
the present moment
as an integral part
of our human/soul journey.

 

– Michèle 💖
©Michèle Duquet, all rights reserved

 

 

 

Today’s Heart Whisper… a special message of love & gratitude 💖

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This is the first day.

A new day, a new beginning.

My heart is full, so full, thanks to you.

I read your beautiful words, and sense your beautiful touch.

You fill my life with love by just being you. You. You!

I thank you for your courage to write, to express, to create.

Please stay true to you.

From the bottom of my heart,

I thank you.

Wishing you love, joy, creativity and freedom of expression in 2019!

Michèle 💖xo

My New Year’s Day gift from WordPress:

500 followers

Indie Blu(e) Publishing Announces the Release of We Will Not Be Silenced

I am so honored and humbled to be a part of this incredible project. An essay I penned on my experiences during my modeling days is being published in this anthology. So proud to be one voice among the many who will not be silenced.

From Indie Blu(e) Publishing in the US.

Please consider making a purchase: From the editors “70% of the royalties raised above the publishing and promotion costs will be donated to organizations that provide services to sexual harassment and sexual assault survivors.”

Purchasing links: Amazon CanadaAmazon US
(I will officially be a published writer!!! 💖💕🤗 Dreams do come true!!!)
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We Will Not Be Silenced: The Lived Experience of Sexual Harassment and Sexual Assault Told Powerfully Through Poetry, Prose, Essay, and Art is the brainchild of Kindra M. Austin, Candice Louisa Daquin, Rachel Finch, and Christine E. Ray. The four indie writers and survivors felt compelled to do something after the strongly triggering Kavanaugh Confirmation […]

via Indie Blu(e) Publishing Announces the Release of We Will Not Be Silenced — INDIE BLU(E)

❣️❤️🌟400 Followers!!🌟Thank you!!!🌟❤️❣️

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400 followers!!

Back in January 2018, when I only had 80 followers, and when I decided to spread my message of optimism, inspiration and joy through this blogging community, I never imagined that in such a short time I’d have fallen in love with all of you, or that you’d be so kind to me in return…

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Thank you for your follow!

Thank you for all your amazing comments!

Thank you for your ‘likes’ and beautiful support!

My soul is smiling right now because I had the courage to put myself out there and that I found new friends along the way.

My heart is very full today. Thank you , thank you, thank you.

Much love and light,

Michèle 💖💕❣️xoxo

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Liebster Award!! 🌸

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Thank you so much, beautiful Amira, for this wonderful award nomination!!! I am so honored that you would recognize my blog in this way.

🌸🌸🌸 I deeply appreciate it 🌸🌸🌸

Please visit Amira’s wonderful blog HERE. Amira is a lovely spirit with a beautiful soul. Her posts are full of life, love and joy. Enjoy!

 

About the Award:

The Liebster Award is a symbolic award given by some bloggers to others, in order to show recognition and publicize/discover new amazing blogs.

 

Rules of the Award:

1- Thank and link the person who nominated you.

2- Answer 11 random facts about yourself

3- Answer the 11 questions given to you by the nominator

4- Nominate up to 11 other bloggers who have 1000 followers or less on their blog

5- Create 11 questions for your nominees to answer

6- Let the nominees know your blog post is up

 

11 Random Facts about Me:

Version 2

1- I love my morning coffee (organic coffee of course ☕️)

2- I meditate every morning (before having my aforementioned coffee 😉)

3- I’m a bit of a techno geek 🤓

4- I’m a bit of a girly-girl 🌸💋

5- I definitely overuse emojies but I find myself quite unapologetic about it 🙃🤣😘

6- l am vegan but veganism is not my religion

7- I don’t feed my dog a vegan diet

8- l secretly think my dog is human (aka my “daughter”)

9- l love to make people laugh, and I love to laugh. So, I laugh a lot.

10- My heart is easily filled with joy

11- I am a natural optimist

 

Questions AskedJust state 15 random facts about you.

🌸 Ok so 4 more 🌸

Version 3

12- I’m a certified aromatologist (fancy word for someone who is an expert in all things having to do essential oils – including their organic chemistry)

13- I have a perfumer’s “nose” and create my own signature organic perfumes.

14- I am a synesthete (someone who experiences synesthesia).

15- My favorite book of all time is Fugitive Pieces by Anne Michaels

 

My Questions for my nominees:

The same question I received: state 15 random facts about you.

My Nominees:

For this award, I follow the rule and nominate up to 11 other bloggers who have 1000 followers or less on their blog. Please visit their wonderful blogs!

 

 Congratulations to the following 5 worthy nominees:

1- https://ellesecrit.wordpress.com

2- https://onelightonesource.com

3- https://jumbledletters15.wordpress.com

4- https://dancingalone530.com/

5- https://wordswithannie.wordpress.com/

 

A big thank you to this wonderful blogging community. Every day you help make this blogging village one of my favorite happy places to visit, where I get to connect with beautiful soul-friends.

Thanks for stopping by for a friendly chat & a good cuppa java.

Much love,

Michèle 💖🌸

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