Hello from across the pond! This Be My Ally post comes from Hannah who resides in the UK Let’s Talk About It The name is Hannah, I’m almost 26 years old and I’m married with two cats. I work as a maths tutor when I’m well enough and in my spare time I play video… Read More Be My Ally: Living with Fibromyalgia
Let’s Talk About It I have Fibromyalgia. I was diagnosed almost ten years ago after my life was turned upside-down by pain & immobility. My life revolved around being active: disc golf, raves/dancing, long distance running, mountain biking, snowboarding, hiking, etc. What Happened? How Did It Start? It was a big deal with suddenly it… Read More Be My Ally: Fibromyalgia
Carrie Fisher might be originally in my memory from being the rebel leader in Star Wars – a character that I looked up to greatly, as she was a vast departure from the damsels in distress I saw elsewhere – but later in life she most poignantly stuck with me as a mental health advocate… Read More Farewell to an Ally: Carrie Fisher
These days, you can’t spend 5 minutes on social media or reading/watching the news without having that heart-sinking, gut-punching feeling that the world’s got some serious problems. For most people, the only way to escape the sympathy pain is to tune out and turn off, focusing on their own problems to avoid the feeling of… Read More Why Allies Everywhere?
For those interested in contributing, here are our brand new guildeines for AlliesEverywhere’s Buzz Blog! Buzz Blog only accepts completed original content that are aligned with our mission of spreading 1- Positivity 2- Compassion 3- Information. We ask that contributors please familiarize themselves with the Buzz Blog’s content and voice, as well as our guidelines… Read More Now Accepting Submissions!
I don’t know about you, but sometimes talking about world problems don’t seem like enough. Filters over Facebook profile photos only last so long, and a tweet eventually disappears into the Twitter Feed, never to be heard from again. That’s where AlliesEverywhere comes in. AlliesEverywhere is a virtual community that is all about actionable positivity.… Read More More About Allies Everywhere?