~Taken by the Wind~

(A Journey of a Leap of Faith)

Dear Politician, My Eyes Are Up Here.

There is something ugly going on in the United States of America; a country frightened by the idea of ungoverned female sexuality while at the same time glamorizing sexuality as … Continue reading

March 26, 2012 · 7 Comments


Via isolatedinsanity  and Project Unbreakable

February 1, 2012 · 1 Comment

Fault Line.

We all know the stereotypes of frats: rowdy, drunk, fun, jocks and misogynistic. But it’s a stereotype and doesn’t mean it applies to all members. Which is why it’s always … Continue reading

December 27, 2011 · 10 Comments

Start a New Year, Whenever You Want.

Dear Me (and You), Sitting in the cubicle your fingers twitching with the monotony as you pen repetitive emails over and over and over again; “please let me know of … Continue reading

December 22, 2011 · 4 Comments

This One is for You, New York

New Yorkers always remember that day on every 9/11 anniversary and any given day in between. We can never forget.

September 12, 2011 · 13 Comments

I’m Not Your Pimp (What’s in a Word?)

Remember a world where African-Americans were depicted with ape like characteristic in cartoons and everyone laughed and it was OK because, after all, it’s a joke and it’s funny and African … Continue reading

August 30, 2011 · 8 Comments

Asking for Forgiveness | Regret and The Vietnam War

This post was published in ‘End Sex Trafficking: Let’s Be Impossible to Ignore’ One quiet and beautiful day we had a church group from Hawaii, touring Thailand to learn about … Continue reading

January 25, 2011 · 7 Comments

Life is a Series of Perspectives

While in the car today, teeth chattering as I tried to defrost from the 17 degree temperature outside, I informed my mother how I had had the unfortunate experience of … Continue reading

December 16, 2010 · 2 Comments

Your Heart

The following post was originally seen on Spring – Inspiration in Bloom. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ How brave is it to be generous with your heart? How hard is it to be giving … Continue reading

December 13, 2010 · 2 Comments

Around these Parts, You’re Homeward Bound.

I’m sitting in an airport hotel (for less than $25 a night- will miss the affordability of life here) listening to airplanes fly overhead. I said goodbye to Chiang Rai … Continue reading

November 23, 2010 · 9 Comments