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Be You Media Group is an online space for writers, artists, actors, dancers, music makers, dreamers, and all those who view their lives as an act of creation. Come hang out... We'll help you find your wings.

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Motherhood Is Not Being Selfish.

  I close my eyes and listen to the sound of my breath leave my nostrils, slowly yet hastily. My heart pumps blood quickly and my throat clenches. I feel anxiety at seeing familiar faces, made unfamiliar by lack of recent recognition. My strong hands shake as I grasp my wheat grass shot; I feel embarrassed by it. I’m again… Read more →

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Love List: Stacks of Poetry Books.

This week we love… The poets that have touched us deeply and their poems that have become indispensable. To continue our celebration of National Poetry Month, we here at Be You Media Group have grouped together our favorite and most indispensable poetry books. These are the ones that have spoken straight to our heart and the pages that we return… Read more →

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Dare to Dream Big. ~ Annabelle Bini

Do you remember the deep awareness and concentration that you could raise by playing something when you were little? You could stare, explore and wonder about one little thing for hours and may that thing be as insignificant as an old flat tire of a bike. You would create a fantastic story around it, bringing it back to life with… Read more →

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Love List: Poetry & Prose.

The amazing poetry and prose our writer friends are creating!

In celebration of National Poetry Month, here are a few wonderful selections from Be You Media Group’s writers and friends:

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Artist of the Week: Darcey Blue

  I am Darcey Blue – Herbalist, Devotee of Wildness, and Shamana Flora. The Plants are my greatest allies and teachers, the Earth my sanctuary, and Sacred Wildness my purpose. I see my life work with the plants as an ever-evolving process of personal and spiritual growth, and co- creation with the sacred energy in the plants, and all of… Read more →

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A New Place to Dream.

Life is a spiral, with one circle ending and another simultaneously beginning; layering and weaving thick histories and memories that ultimately makeup our very personal stories. Read more →

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25 Effortless Ways To Demonstrate Kindness. ~ Laura Grace Weldon

    Kindness can be simple, even effortless.   Consider one of the following: 1. Take your compliments about an employee to management. Chances are you’ll never see the impact. Chances are, it’ll be greater than you imagine. 2. Give up a great parking space for the car behind you. Parking farther away simply gives you more exercise. 3. Call… Read more →

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Art Is for the Now.

    Van Gogh never made it out alive: his brush strokes of radiance consumed by us, now, were brush strokes he kept sweeping across the canvas and he’ll never know the way his beauty has sold, and I wonder about the madness to be an artist, creating without compensation, and yet after death all your beauty, all your intense… Read more →