Jack: It takes a real man to wear a heart band-aid.
me: Sure does.
Jack: You should post that on Facebook with hashtag ProudOfIt.
It’s a shame that sometimes being “polite” and being “honest” feel like two different things. For whatever reason, it’s been engrained in me that when a guy asks me out, if I have no “legitimate” reason for saying no (ie having a boyfriend, busy that night, etc…) other than that I’m not interested, it’s impolite to say no. 423 more words
I went to a CSE meeting with a parent today ready for war but instead what I got was something really amazing…
.. The young man that I work with needed more behavioral supports in school. 175 more words
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it’s the only thing that ever does. -Margaret Mead
(An offering at the Omega Institute Center for Sustainable Living’s Prayer Labyrinth, A band-aid to Heal the World)