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Human Nature

Human Nature

Photo: Haiti, 2015 It's in my nature. I just want to help. Over the years, I've been learning a lot about myself. I know that I enjoy writing, working with youth, and I especially enjoy traveling. It became genius to me when I realized I could fulfill all of my desires by going on mission [...]

Children Around the World…

Children Around the World…

...are reading Peers, Cheers, and Volunteers. (Photo taken by DMC. South Africa, 2015).  Flashback to January 2012, when I met a school librarian on a volunteer event in New York City. I innocently expressed how much I simply admired the books he had on display in his library, which then led to me inform him that [...]

Forever, Incomplete.

I am not now, all that I'll ever be. There's so much more to me. A flower blooming on any day. I make a way. No road blocks, only detours. I see more. Beauty, in all things. Color, in darkness. I am the light. A responsibility to seek possibilities. I am hope. I am power. [...]

My Mirror, My Reflection.

I've looked in a lot of mirrors. Anything that would show a reflection, I'd sneak a peek. I wasn't looking for the me I know, I was looking for the person other people saw. I've learned over time that when you look for that person, you play into other people's definition of you. Now, when [...]

Everyday Dreamer.

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to visit. My name is Danielle M. Chèry, and I am an everyday dreamer from Brooklyn, NY. I have a passion for living the life I see in my dreams. It's a beautiful thing to dream, but even more astonishing when you are actually living your dream life. Everything I [...]