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2021 - My Year of Home

2021 word of the year

2021 - My year of "Home"

I typically take the time to reflect on my previous year early in the year... when the calendar flips from December to January... A new year, a new word, new intentions and a renewed sense of wanting to just being better than I was the year before.

This year, however, it took me a little longer to work through my process of wrapping up the previous year and settling into a...

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Where do we go from here?

black lives matter

Here at Fearless hART we are fundamentally about spreading messages of love and empowerment through the use of words. To us, and to those who appreciate our work, words really do matter. We have so often expressed how honoured we are to be a part of so many stories of love and empowerment. We are so grateful to you all for sharing your hearts with us. In this delicate time of upheaval and protesting, we wish to make it very clear that we, at Fearless hART, stand in solidarity with racialized people against racial discrimination and injustice. We fully support the...

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To my daughters...

To my daughters, my bonus daughters, my granddaughters, and those I think of as daughters… this is what I want you to know…
This world can be harsh for women. This is nothing new, but it is important to also remember that this is not “old news”… No matter how hard the ladies before you have fought for change, secured change, and embraced change… there is still a LONG way to go.
We STILL live in a...

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2020 - my year of "Centred"

Sometimes we are the rock
Sometimes we are the wave that crashes against the rock
and sometimes we are the lighthouse - a beacon of light while just weathering the storm.
~Coreena Kornel

What 2019 has taught me is that none of these roles, the rock, the wave, or the lighthouse, is more virtuous or brave than any of the others, nor is any of these roles more wicked or cowardice. I have learned that...

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Love Always Wins

In March of 2014 I received an email that contained words that deeply touched my heart.
"Coreena, You are not making cuffs, belts or guitar slings, you are making memories, and family heirlooms. You are making things that will be treasured by the recipients, for life. They will be the things that will be in Grandma and Grandpa's room. The grandkids and great grand kids will go in and play with them...

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