Checking In

Checking In

Well, Hello there! It’s been quite a while since I last visited. I thought I would check in. Obviously, so much has happened that literally NO ONE KNOWS WHERE TO BEGIN. It’s been little over a week, how can we get through four years of this? Some mornings...

Decisions

Our decisions are going to have more and more weight as we edge towards January and whatever future will arrive. Even the smallest of decisions. They matter. Everything we do matters.  It either adds to the nice list, or the naughty list. And it’s up to us what list...

Today’s Thoughts on Living

Thoughts on Living Today: I think the moment I stopped being able to put complete sentences, or thoughts for that matter together was when a known rapist (amongst other things) was confirmed president-elect of our country, the United States of America. Waking up in...

More Like Grief

My tutor asked the American students if we were moping about our election. What a HUGE understatement. Moping? Really? GRIEF. DEVASTATION. SHOCK. PANIC. ANGER. SORROW. BOMBSHELL. TRAUMA. DISGUST. SURPRISE. FEAR. DEPRESSION. HOPELESSNESS. SADNESS. FAILURE....

Today’s Thoughts on Current Events

We must not allow the hate he inspires eek into our own bones. We must not allow the fear he conjures drive us forward or freeze us still. We must not allow the wall he promises to build raise itself in our hearts.  We must not allow the many divides he fabricates,...