Now I’m not a big fan of shame. Shame shuts us down and disconnects us. It strangles the loving living breathing energy out of beautiful things. 780 more words
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I am a white mother. I am raising children who are not white.
In fact, I am raising a transgender daughter of color. So, the idea of having to talk to your child about safety, knowing your child is nearly always in danger from a society which has labeled them ‘Other’ – a danger you can’t control, but simply have to make space for at your table – is familiar to me. 469 more words
It’s stairwell B and darkness is broken by the bravery of a few.
And the brave few turn into all and stairwell B can breath the air as they fight and feel their way through a sixteen acre broken field of debris and they cry as they have to pass by the bodies of lives taken unfairly away. 22 more words
Last week, two commercial flights were diverted due to air rage arising out of the use of reclining seats. Actually, one of the incidents involved the use of a rather ingenious device to prevent the seat in front from reclining but the issue is still the same. 382 more words