Akosua Dardaine Edwards

Let's Share Lessons on The Journey

Akosua Dardaine Edwards - author, writer, coach, gender specialist, speaker


[What did I learn today? Lessons on the Journey to Unconditional Self Love] The Stand

the possibility of making an error should never, ever stop you from doing

Don't ever be afraid of "not getting it right." In truth, there is
no "right" way of doing anything...there is only the way you are doing it.
So go ahead. Do it.

Nothing wonderful has ever been accomplished by anyone who was worried sick
about it not being wonderful. NDW

To life:

Why are you afraid? What's it gonna do? Scared that you may change, isn't that the truth?

Who are you to say? You're not gonna win

How'd you ever know if you just give in? Tell me how will you know?

How will you know? If you just give in,

tell me

how you'll grow?

Stand up, you better stand up, every time you fall down Stand up, even if you're small You can stand tall,

Believe in yourself or who's gonna? If you never dream for yourself then who's gonna? How you gonna do for yourself, how you gonna ...? When you know you wanna prove it to yourself so you've gotta Gotta make a change, rearrange if you want it Make it to the top, this is your shot you've got this! The spotlight is all for you but you have to bring it Bring your A game, your A team because you want it, Stand up


-- Posted By Blogger to What did I learn today? Lessons on the Journey to
Unconditional Self Love on 9/01/2015 12:32:00 pm

Your story is inspiring, your delivery is real
— Barbara Ince, President - Maloney Women's Group
The students who attended the function were so inspired by you they want all their friends to be exposed to your story.
— Cherisse Rawlins - Teacher Moruga Secondary
I must thank you for your presentation, many people were blown away by it.
— Sharon Christopher, Dep CEO First Citizens Bank Limited
It was a pleasure hosting you. Your reading from Nyabo (Madam) Why Are You Here? - was both thought provoking and insightful, thank you.
— Consulate General of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago - New York
You are an inspiration to us all
— Marlene Charles, YWCA President
I can’t stop telling people about your presentation. You changed my life forever!
— Michele Celestine, Executive Director Heroes Foundation
What an honour and priveledge it was for me and my wife to host you during your stay in Washington DC
— Anthony WJ Phillips-Spencer, Ambassador Extraordinary Embassy of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
Unveiling was exactly what I needed, thank you.
— Participant at 2017's Unveiling- Looking into the Mirror of Self
Akosua, congratulations and thank you for that fabulous and thoughtful sharing from your book. I did NOTHING for the weekend but read your books. Madam, I found your story telling light and entertaining, true Trini style but DEEP.
— Sandra Ferguson, Agency for Rural Transformation, Grenada W.I
After hearing Ms. Akosua speak, I now know that I am everything and that I have everything to become who I want to be.
— Jenna Marie Bharat, Student- San Juan South Secondary School
Madam Akosua was awe inspiring. Excellent motivational skills. For me as a new retiree her words encourage me to “give back to the village”
— Anthea Doyle
Inspirational for both year groups. Forms 3 and 5. They were at the edge of their seats. prodding them to plan and even when things do not go as planned... to never give up when faced with life’s challenges
— San Juan South Secondary School
She is complete, sincere and true to herself. Akosua relates to you on what is common in all of us, our humanity.
— Odella Jowaheer