For LinkedIn: What 5 Highly Successful People Eat to Boost Brain Power

From Bulletproof coffee with MCTs to overnight oats topped with omega-3 rich chia seeds, finding a breakfast to boost our brain activity seems to be on everybody’s mind. But unless you’re regaling me with a fresh baked pain au chocolat, morning eats seem out of reach for me on busy mornings unless it’s in smoothie form which packs a nutrient-dense punch that’s easy and convenient.

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USA Today Review: All The Women In My Family Sing

In their common pursuits of acceptance, friendship and social justice, these writers demonstrate that there are truths and desires that transcend lines of color, sexuality and class. In sounding common chords of humanity, their voices, together, create a mighty chorus.

The essay collection, edited by Deborah Santana, features the words of 69 women of color who pen stories that are sometimes spare, at times witty, and often pungent to chronicle their feelings about their places in the world.  

The essayists' diversity extends beyond ethnicity. They are budding writers and celebrated novelists, incarcerated grandmothers and icons of social justice. The collection carries the voices of indigenous Americans as well as those of the global diaspora that many believe is America’s glory.

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All The Women In My Family Sing

"These brilliant and moving essays show the astonishing, brave and passionate lives of women of color as they fight for autonomy, equality and love." - Isabel Allende, Author

Charina Lumley is a featured essayist in All the Women in My Family Sing, an anthology documenting the lessons and experiences of women of color at the dawn of the twenty-first century.

These brief, trenchant essays offer glimpses into the hard-fought struggle to exercise one’s autonomy, creativity and dignity. Whether regarding the workplace, the current restrictions on immigration into the U.S., the trauma of ill health, or the sadness of divorce, these essays capture the aspirations of women of color to live as full citizens of the world. In a time when rights are being taken away from people, these women stand in the power of inclusion, the right to self-identify, social justice and equality.

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