Take a Look Behind the Curtain with Dr. Saida Désilets, Author of DESIRE
About Dr. Saida Désilets:
Q. What are your previous occupations?
A. Author, Speaker, Workshop Facilitator, African Safari leader, Researcher, Professional Belly Dancer, Body Worker & Aromatherapist, Dive Master, & Tree Planter.
Q. What was your favorite job?
A. What I do now: Speaker & Change Maker for Women’s Sexual Sovereignty
Q. What Highschool and/or College did you attend?
A. Home-schooled and got my PhD with IUPS.
Q. Who is your favorite author?
A. Brené Brown, Pierce Brown & N. K. Jemisin
Q. Who is your favorite recording artist or song?
A. Havana by Camila Cabello
Q. What is your favorite Movie or TV Show?
A. Matrix, 300, & Game of Thrones
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Q. What’s your guilty pleasure?
A. Chai with Salted Caramel Chocolate every morning
Q. Who is your greatest role model?
A. Oprah & Dr. Seuss
Q. How do you define success?
A. Waking up in the morning feeling content, intensely alive and enthused about my day.
Q. What is the secret to your success?
A. Discovering what I'd love and doing that (it's changed over time).
Q. If you could live anywhere in the world, where would it be?
A. A place that combines the beauty of Greece, the waters of the Caribbean, the culture of Cuba and the air and nature of Hawaii.
If you find it, tell me!
Q. What’s your kryptonite?
A. When someone I love is suffering and/or we have a disagreement.
Q. What historical figure do you most relate to?
A. Joan of Arc & Veronica Franco
Q. What is your biggest regret?
A. Being involved in a business friendship that led to the collapse of my self-esteem and being unable to break-free from it earlier than I did.
Q. What do you consider to be your greatest accomplishment?
A. Influencing Female Medicine (Gynecologists) view of women’s bodies to be inclusive of their psycho-sexual nature.
Q. What is your best advise to people whom look up to you and your success?
A. You matter.
Your story matters.
Your voice matters.
What you choose, what you believe and how you act has tremendous influence on the world, even if you can't see it or imagine it yet.
Life is made up of micro-moments, which is awesome as it allows us to course correct if we feel we're not going in the direction of what really matters to us.
The time is now and it's YOUR life to live: DARE MORE!