Category Archives: Blog

My Wish this Christmas

On this Christmas Eve my one wish is that we as a society return to believing in ourselves and our community. To stop looking for a chance to use race to excuse our own actions and to own what we do and learn from it and discover how we can move on in life as…
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15 Years Later & A Generation Has No Clue

Today marks 15 years since the 9/11 attacks on the US. For me I was in my bed at home in Sacramento, CA when a friend who was staying with me while working a night job woke me to tell me we were under attack. Yet we have an entire generation already that weren't even…
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Independence Day: Really?

This weekend Americans celebrate Independence Day yet as I look around me I wounder if we can really say we are Independent. July 4, 1776 we secured our independence from religious oppression and persecution. We secured our independence from the taxation of the British Monarchy. We supposedly secured our independence to think as we choose;…
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5 Years Ago Yesterday April 27, 2016

Every year since April 27, 2011 I can't help but remember the first time in my life where a weather system had me so concerned that I put my keys, wallet, laptop and medicine in one spot and sat on the floor in a corner with a mattress ready to cover me. I was living…
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