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Joy Lane could have been Karen Smith.....

I remember being on social media and seeing horrible things being said about Joy Lane the week the whole “Facebook Killer” story came out.

She was the girlfriend of Steve Stephens who went and killed innocent grandfather Robert Godwin for no reason. 293 more words


When a murder is domestic violence, we forget about it

This article, by Reneé Graham, appeared in The Boston Globe on April 16, 2017.

On the day Karen Smith  was murdered, at least three more women also died at the hand of a current or former intimate partner. 700 more words

Against Violence

The Black lives of Judge Raymond Myles and educator Karen Smith did not matter to the men who killed them

It is often said that “death comes in threes,” and while there have been thousands of deaths due to natural or unnatural causes across America this week, three in particular have shaken me to the core and render me reflective as I begin what we Christians refer to as “Maundy Thursday,” the day in which Jesus Christ’s own physical death began during a slow and gruesome peregrination towards Calvary. 863 more words

Cohousing, Innovation & Intentional Living

One of the projects that has been keeping me busy over this past year+ is a departure from my usual professional pursuits. It is proving not only stimulating but also challenging. 270 more words

Community Development

PLITZS NYFW 2017: Giddy Gal Swim Creations by Karen Smith

So I decided to end NYFW with a bang and went to Hotel Pennsylvania for PLITZS Fashion Week. The all day affair featured roughly 19 designers so it was a great way to get in all the fashion you can handle out of New York! 83 more words


6 Times We Were All Karen Smith

13 years ago, Mean Girls invited us to sit with them. Since then, “The Plastics” have shaped our visions of cliques for the years to come. 439 more words