Insights and Inspiration:

Motivation

Having worked in media for 25 years, I've learned first-hand the importance of showcasing the best version of yourself. It's all about evolving your professional journey and knowing where to pivot when you need to. Over the years, I have...
August 1st, 2021
When you are considered “clinically obese” as a child, your life becomes one hardship after another. From being bullied as a kid, to dealing with a dysfunctional family, to her private battle with fat loss—this incredibly brave...
February 7th, 2021
We can learn a lot from the courageous words of those who came before us. "I Wish You" is a poem with such great meaning and self-reflection. Especially during these uncertain times, while we pray for those directly impacted by COVID-19...
April 19th, 2020
This week, RedLily™ is honoured to showcase poet and creative writer Kimberly Peterson, who resides in a rural community just outside Ottawa, Ontario. Her captivating poem "Key" was inspired by a frightening personal experience after a...
December 4th, 2019
Introducing the first of many photography submissions to be showcased in our RedLily™ "visual bliss" series. This heartwarming photo exposé depicts the quintessential beauty of how Mother Nature helps nurture our hearts, minds, and...
September 11th, 2019
Enjoy this heartfelt poem about surrendering to the truth within us and living with no regrets. At some point we all come to the realization that our trials and tribulations are meant to teach us—and the people we meet along the way...
September 10th, 2019
If you're a person who sails through life without so much as a ripple, you should read this. Take a moment to enjoy this thought-provoking poem written by Mario de Andrade (1893–1945) on the value of maturity. You will learn that in...
September 5th, 2019