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FINDING MY WAY SERIES 2015
Questions to consider when documenting your experience.
-Tell us about your situation (length of issue , age at time as applicable).
-What was your lowest point?
-How did you cope, take action to get out of the situation or change your feelings about it to get to a point where you were ok?
-Knowing what you know now, what is one thing you would have done differently-if anything?
-Have you been able to own your own role in your situation (if applicable) and have you forgiven yourself?
-What is the first thing that you would tell a friend who presents the same issue to you today?
-What there a time/moment/event in your mind that you can pinpoint when you were able to say with assurance, “I made it out of that.”
-What are you most proud of about yourself or life in terms of improvement from this situation or in dealing with it in general?
-How did your CI change you as a person?
Submit your story/answers in Word Format. (do not include questions above, only your responses in your submission but do include your name and email at top of document.
By February 28th, 2015 please submit your materials here. There are no length requirements- we want you to speak freely- however please limit entry to focused topic only. CWM recommends you read and proof before submission.
(Full form submission as needed here)
Thank you again for participating.
Below you will find the original posting as a reminder.
CWM is looking for women who have encountered the following in their life journey and can give advice, direction and encouragement to other girls and women who may be going through the same currently or may encounter these issues in the future.
-Abandonment by Parents as Children
-A Wayward or Incarcerated Child
-Single Parent (defined as having ZERO or limited
financial or emotional support or involvement from father)
-Child with Down Syndrome
-Abandonment by Husband
-Losing a Child to Violence
-Adultery in Marriage Leading to Divorce
If you don’t mind sharing your story, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line FINDING MY WAY and note in your email which issue you can speak to. Email same with any questions.
Women have been trained to speak softly and carry a big lipstick. Those days are over.-Bella Abzug