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] - Slowly gets you there

Leaps of faith happen as much in the small moments as they do in the large
. Maxie Coy

Small steps, one drop, slowly gets you there, you eat the elephant one bite
at a time,you may have heard one of these sayings at some point haven't you?

We tend to want things to happen right away, we live in the microwave
instant time where we now have the luxury of instant for many things
however there are some things that you absolutely cannot rush no matter
what you do

Does the sun rush to set?

Does the moon rush to rise?

Nature can teach us so much

So I got to thinking about this having landed in St. Vincent yesterday, it
seems the pause button was being held down from the time I landed, or maybe
the place ran in slow motion and they forgot to put the sign up at the

After about an hour I said to myself, listen make a choice to ensure you
maintain some level of peace! And so I was able to enjoy this beautiful
place at their own pace, I mean what is the alternative?

Honor the pace sometimes especially when you have no control over it there
is order in the Universe, honor the small steps you make, consistency and
discipline trumps short cuts every time and the patient way is always the
fastest path Peace

-- Posted By Blogger to What did I learn today? Lessons on the Journey to
Unconditional Self Love on 9/23/2015 12:13:00 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