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White Ribbon Day November 25th

Sorry Sweeties I’m a tad day late writing this weeks blog post. I’m not entirely sure what will spill out of me today. I am laying here on my bed in the heat of the afternoon, after hanging my clothes up in my closet, just resting. 937 more words

Domestic Violence

Update on: "I escaped 14 years of domestic abuse but I worry I'm not a good enough mother and student". The Guardian

Nearly four years ago now, I got a letter which I answered in my column from a woman who had left her husband, after 14 years of domestic abuse. 1,891 more words

Problem Solved

Central Floridian's Help Bring Courage Door-to-Door

More than a thousand volunteers joined Harbor House this past weekend for the 5th annual It Takes Courage event.  Fanning out across Central Florida, the volunteers split into small groups, hanging door tags with life saving information and resources on domestic violence. 216 more words

Social Issues

Headed to Huffington Post! Meet Me There!

Occasionally I write about truly meaningful things. Over the past six months I’ve experienced the pleasure of The Op-Ed Project? Have you heard of them? 499 more words


The impact of proactive policing practices in combating domestic violence

In the lead-up to his keynote presentation at the National Domestic Violence Summit in Sydney, Assistant Commissioner Mark Murdoch APM provided an encouraging update on the NSW Police Force’s response to domestic violence. 475 more words

Community Healthcare

How to use a remote firewire port and transcode DV video locally with ffmpeg

I recently moved into another appartment and found some old VHS tapes I recorded years ago. As luck would have it, I got my hands on a VCR and a MiniDV camcorder with builtin ADC, so I can get analog video signals into the MiniDV camcorder. 356 more words

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I’m Baaackkk haha yeah I know I know… but hey a girl had to mingle with the fam, and not to mention I finally upgraded mah look *winks* YESSS FINALLY!! 206 more words