A Poetic Prayer for the Hazel-Blue Ocean

The ocean has been on my mind. This is partly because I visited my very favorite beach last weekend on my trip to California. A beach whose crashing waves and seaweed-decorated shoreline have been the soundtrack and playground for my childhood. I missed ki* being so much that I found myself in my stretchy jeans and …

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#BeYourOwnBeautyProject : A Movement to Spread Body Positivity

A Body Positivity Mall Dressing Room Decorating Party It all started when Jackie and I, inspired by our new dating lives, ventured out one Friday evening for a Victoria’s Secret underwear sale. This idea was born. The full story below. Concept: We’ll gather for a community breakfast at the Lloyd Center mall teamed with sticky …

Daring to Lead with Our Stories & Bodies

An Interview with the Wellspring School for Healing Arts The Wellspring School (WS): What is the inspiration behind your upcoming class series, The Feminine Leadership Lab? Leah Walsh (LW): This series was honestly a very selfish venture. It is also a complete experiment, which feels perfect given the title. I’ve felt called to support women …

An Ode to Acne, Coarse Body Hair and Other Sometimes Hard-to-Love Body Characteristics

Body. I’ve been thinking about hair lately. Body hair. My body hair. You see, at the end of August, my friend Jackie and I are hosting a Body Positivity Party at our local mall. We’ll be putting body positive messages on post-it notes and colorful signs in the mall dressing rooms. Notes saying “Be Your …