Social Awareness

Travel: The Gift That Keeps On Giving

I didn’t have much time in between my last two trips to write about the first, to Costa Rica, as...

Nothing Beats A Failure But A Try

Last year this time I was busy applying for the Peace Corps. My application was bare but my essay, I...

Healthcare Starts in the Kitchen, Not At the Doctor

Well, I didn’t plan for this to be my first blog of the year, but hey .. life happens right?...

I Don’t Know if I Believe in Protests, But Last Night I Protested

And tomorrow, I’m going to protest again. This is not because I believe protests in themselves are functional ways to...

Empathy: Before It’s Too Late

I think it is time we talk about mental health. We, as a society, need to talk about things like...

If I Can’t Accept You At Your Worst…

I know. I have been doing this a lot, but it’s not because I am lazy or lacking subject matter...

Love The Earth

I’ve been going through a lot of positive changes in my life that I now realise are mostly a result...

Because, Justice

I know some of you have probably been waiting for this post. And honestly, I’d be lying if I told...

A Life Worth Living

There’s a genocide going on in America. It’s not the senseless “shooting” inside an Aurora Colorado movie theatre that killed...

Enslaved by the Dollar Bill

Allergies have plagued me all of my life. But aside from itchy eyes and a few sneezes here and there,...