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] Don't be playing a baby either..

Worry, hate and fear together with their offshoots:anxiety,
bitterness,impatience,avarice,unkindness, judgementalness and condemnation
- all attack the healthy body at the cellular level. It is impossible to
have a healthy body under those conditions. Similarly, although to a somewhat lesser degree- conceit,
self-indulgence,and greed lead to physical illness, or lack of well being All illness is created first in the mind- Neale Donald Walsh

So, I haven't been able to get into the boxing ring for just over five
weeks, my hand is shot! Yesterday was the first time I saw my boxing coach,
a man of very little words and many riddles! "What happened to your hand" "I cannot fight" "I did not ask you that" "I injured the ligaments" "What were you thinking?" "I don't know" "Try to remember so this doesn't happen again, and don't be playing a baby
either" There goes the sympathy vote! But walking away from him I admitted to myself I was worried about other
parts of my life, I was worried about having being and doing enough, about
what is next, I approached that entire training run in a full state of
worry and I will not be doing that again!

What a powerful thing, this mind of ours! Neal Donald Walsh says this as well" Thoughts are very subtle, yet
extremely powerful form of energy, When you say and act out a negative
concept such as I am a loser, you place tremendous creative energy into
motion, small wonder you come down with a cold. That would be the least of


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Unconditional Self Love on 9/16/2015 04:00:00 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