Introducing myself and my journal: Living The Healed Life

K-lee Starland
Posted January 9, 2010 from United States

About Me: I work at an international Human Rights Advisor. I have been working for many years primarily with NGO's in South Asia. I am ready to expand my expertise to my interest for people on other continents in different countries.

My Passions: Women's Rights; children's rights

My Challenges: Ability to travel internationally

My Vision for the Future: I would love to work in conjuntion with the UN

My Areas of Expertise: International Human Rights

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  • jodelight
    Jan 09, 2010
    Jan 09, 2010

    Hello Starland!

    Warmest Welcome to PulseWire! We are so happy that you have joined our online community. I encourage you to upload a photo, and begin posting about issues that are important to you. Do check out some of the Groups( have. You may be interested in:

    The World Pulse Book Club: (we are reading "Half the Sky" for January/February, and would welcome your input and expertise on human rights issues, in South Asia):

    The Sri Lanka Cafe:

    The Pakistan Cafe:

    Hope in Kashmir: Sharing our Stories:

    Or, feel free to start your own group, if you feel that passionate to do so. We don't have an India Group, or a South Asia Group, so we welcome you to jump right in, in any way you so desire! I am interested in hearing about your work in South Asia. Where were you working primarily? What kind of Human Rights issues do focus on? Do share with us, we are excited to hear from you! If you have any questions, or if I can help in any way, please don't hesitate to ask.

    Looking forward to your presence on PulseWire!

    Kind Regards, Jody PulseWire online intern

  • Katie McDonald
    Jan 10, 2010
    Jan 10, 2010

    Hello Starland,

    Welcome to PulseWire. We are a vibrant online community with many groups and features, which I encourage you to explore.

    I suggest starting at the Voices Rising section, where you can view and comment on the latest posts. It is available here:

    Joining the PulseWire Lounge is also a great place to start. This group is at the heart of the PulseWire culture and can be found here:

    I look forward to hearing more about your life.

    Best wishes,


  • Fatima Waziri - Azi
    Jan 11, 2010
    Jan 11, 2010

    Hey there! Welcome to PulseWire!

    Its so exciting having you with us, I am sure you will have a fun time with your new online friends and you will find this to be a positive experience. I encourage you to take advantage of the numerous resources and features available through our vibrant online community.

    Welcome again to our global community and I look forward to hearing more from you here on PulseWire!

  • Sharese
    Jan 11, 2010
    Jan 11, 2010

    My grandparents live in a Smithville in the States :)

    I would love to hear more about your work with women and children. Do you work in literacy? Lifeskills? Do you work with a certain demographic?

    WorldPulse has many people who are in South Asia. Let me know if you would like to be connected to people in your area or Asia.

    Jody and Katie have both done a great job linking you to the groups of interest. I look forward to reading more about your journey.

    Stay in peace and love,


  • K-lee Starland
    Jan 11, 2010
    Jan 11, 2010

    What a pleasure to hear from you! I am in Smithville, Texas. Could it really be the same small town? How fun. Where are you? I have been working with NGO's primarily in Karachi, Pakistan. While spending the last three years taking care of my mother (she is now in care facility) I assisted them by helping to write human rights programs and workbooks for them to take to their rural areas. Here in Smithville, I founded the soon-to-be-opened Smithville Comminity Clinic for those without health insurance. It's been an interesting ride to say the least. I've also been speaking about human rights in relations to other areas depending on the speaking agenda. Please tell me about yourself. And, yes, I have a speical place in my heart for South Asians. Any connections would be greatly appreciated.


  • kingsley Nwachukwu
    Feb 01, 2010
    Feb 01, 2010

    warmest welcome to pulse world,i delighted to have person of your profile on pulse world. i hope to find your postings impart our daily lives and activities.peace