This is the first in a series of posts on music albums that have heavily influenced my life.
One of the most complicated times of my relatively short life so far was during the winter of 2012. 1,677 more words
Been working on this off and on the past few days. You know, all my life I romanticized becoming a radical activist and since the gulf war I have dipped my foot in that pool off and on – from buying a commercial photocopy machine and printing a weekly paper out of my apartment in junior college, to starting my own little organization to increase consciousness raising around homeless issues which failed due to lack of consensus, to working for the Displacement Coalition, to assisting in fund drives for NARAL, and other minor forays into volunteering – I’ve put in a lot of time, but never to the level I have with TRACK. 2,350 more words
Vandals have attacked a rock painted in a community project by schoolchildren and artists.
‘No thanks’ and ‘No’ were daubed on the rock in Cove, on the Rosneath Peninsula last week. 265 more words
What’s the difference between ordinary and extraordinary?
Anyone who has lived in multiple countries will appreciate that packing up all your worldly possessions and upping sticks to move thousands of miles across the globe can be a roller coaster of emotions. 896 more words