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To the very edge and beyond...

I’m ‘feeling on edge’ we admit when something is out of balance with us, when our senses are heightened, when we’re liable to react too strongly to a sudden noise or movement. 69 more words


Rites Of Passage

There was never a reason to stay, as I slipped away. Detached to remember what leads, to follow the shadow in through the dark. As a canopy of dense limbs envelopes a narrow passage that carries me through. 95 more words

Introducing: A Girl Of Color

“As a women of color, as anyone of color, you’re going to have to work twice as hard as a white man to even be able to earn less than they do.” 602 more words

A Gentle Reminder


Pulling out a bunch of multi-colored carrots from the small corner patch planted late last spring, in our garden in the Owen’s Valley, something hits me.  2,186 more words


Rite of Passage-Tribute to Fathers

I learned about an old, Native American tradition in a class I took this past semester…it goes something like this:

When a male in a tribe reaches a certain age that “boy” is taken out into the forest with his father. 1,677 more words



It just hit me today how different it’s going to be a month and a half from now. I’ve been accepted to a university in USA for my Master’s, and I’ll be heading off end July. 258 more words