Born in Africa, Rayfield Walker (now 22 years old) was a victim of repeated childhood abuse and remained illiterate until the age of 12. Nurtured and sheltered by his grandparents, Rayfield grew up to became an author who lives by a strong moral code. How did it happen? Tune in for a remarkable story of strength, iron will and perseverance on The Breaking Free Show, July 31, 2017 at 1pm/EST. Tune in: nissancommunications.com. Let’s keep the conversations going!
Bring your questions and join us on Monday, July 24, 2017 as host Marilyn Shannon welcomes social media maven Tena Moore to The Breaking Free Show to talk about how we all can use social media more effectively to share our ideas and experiences with others. Tune in at 1pm/EST and find us at: nissancommunications.com. Let’s keep the conversations going!
It’s the speech that galvanized a generation. Dr. Jason Miller recalls feeling awe and disbelief when he discovered a long-forgotten recording of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s monumental “I Have a Dream” speech stored in the Rocky Mount, NC library with the words marked in pencil: “Dr. Martin Luther King speech — please do not erase.” Join us for a tale of intrigue, dogged determination and skillful research on the Monday, July 17, 2017 Breaking Free Show at 1pm/EST. Tune in at: nissancommunications.com. Let’s keep the conversations going!
Tyler Knott Gregson – poet, author, professional photographer and artist – creates new worlds for us with sparkling, vibrant and illuminating images and language. For him, words are more than just words.
Join us on Monday, July 10th at 1pm/EST for an in-depth and up-close meeting with the man who is an artist of word and image.
Tune in: nissancommunications.com.
Let’s keep the conversations going!
On the June 26, 2017 Breaking Free Show, host Marilyn Shannon welcomes Shiv, a motivational speaker and expert on self-awareness, meditation and consciousness to the show LET’S explore this issue in depth and up close. Join us at 1pm/EST LIVE at: nissancommunications.com.
Let’s keep the conversations going!
In 2017, when and how does a farm become the center of your home, your village? On Monday, June 19th Breaking Free Show, pioneers Amy Halberstadt, Joe Cole and Chris Eshleman will join host Marilyn Shannon to talk about eco-villages…places where people choose to live in harmony, farm the land together and delight in the seasons of the land as well as the seasons of their physical, spiritual, social and emotional lives. Join us for a fascinating, enlightening and bold discussion about this exciting way of breaking free! Tune in at: nissancommunications.com. Let’s keep the conversation going!
THIS POST CELEBRATES ALL MEN EVERYWHERE
What does being a parent, a role model, a daddy, uncle, brother, son, husband, boyfriend, or man mean to you?
What is the connection between the office water cooler, a glass of wine, a cup of coffee, and the kitchen table? I’ll tell you! Stories! We open up, share our day, what we learned, how we feel, and our humanity comes together when we are heartfelt and transparent with who we are to our core.
Here is an opportunity to share a piece of you:
As Iyanla Vanzant says,
“When you stand and share your story in an empowering way, your story will heal you and your story will heal somebody else.”
In the comment area in this blog please tell us something about you. Why you do the work you do, what is the back story? What or who has impacted your life? Why have you written that book or created that piece of art or music?
I am thanking you for all those that will appreciate you for sharing, cause they will.
As the author of “In Just One Afternoon – Listening Into The Hearts Of Men” I know the that stories show us we are not alone. Stories give us hope and inspiration.
Please share yours – remember it does not have to be paragraphs – just your heartfelt thoughts!
Dr. Temple Grandin – Farm Animal Welfare and Autism Advocate – on the Next Breaking Free Show (5/22/2017)
Author, speaker and pioneer in the humane handling of welfare of farm animals, Dr. Temple Grandin is arguably the most famous living person diagnosed with Autism. She joins us LIVE on The Breaking Free Show, May 22, 2017 at 1pm/EST. Dr. Grandin not only uses her gifts and talents to teach her students at Colorado State University but she also passionately educates the world about Autism Spectrum Disorder. Join us for a fascinating conversation with someone who is literally changing the landscape, helping people and animals to break free. Find the show at: nissancommunications.com. Our chat lines will be open, so bring your questions and comments! Let’s keep the conversation going.
Join us in welcoming Dr. Anita Foeman and Dr. Bessie Lawton of the West Chester University DNA Discussion Project. Here, people are learning that though we may have different family stories, we’re actually more alike than we ever knew! Tune in to watch the live show at: nissancommunications.com. Let’s continue the conversation!