My one year anniversary

Exactly year ago today. I underwent facial surgery to repair damaging that came about due to the battering,  beaten by my ex-husband,  I was nervous, yet prayerful. I’d never before that point had to undergo any sort of surgery and I did not know what to expect. But I prayed and trusted that God would keep me safe and He did. Today marks the one year anniversary of my successful surgery. I have not had post surgery pain for months and I’m thankful that the lone scar that remains is barely visible. You’d have to be right up to my face, looking for a scar because you knew it was there. More so, I’m thankful that no scars remains on my soul. For a while it was hard. Something in you breaks when the person who you expect to care and shield you becomes the one who inflicts pain upon your body…

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FemmePowered launch

Hi. I’m Carlana, the visionary & editor-in-chief of FemmePowered. I like to think that FemmePowered is a hub and community. So keeping it simple, think of FemmePowered as a community that promotes a collection of thoughts, ideas and projects, all committed to empowering women to live purposefully and authentically. FemmePowered is woman-centric in nature, meaning that it serves women, exclusively. In my work with women, I facilitate meaningful conversations, ask intuitive and leading questions, inspire a shift in thinking and living, and offer safe spaces for women to share their heart and the things that matter to them. Many of the women I work with feel stuck, are at a cross-roads in their life, want to pivot but are unsure how, or just need some hand-holding over bumps and hurdles. I help them explore the solutions and answers to their challenges and I support their inner evolution and commitment to becoming the greatest versions of themselves.…

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