Because of the Forgetting

Because of the Forgetting

Because I often forget that hate is stealthy and patient, quietly crouching in the darkest parts of us, the places we are afraid to look. It doesn’t care which label you or the rest of the world uses – often foists on you and spews at you with vehemence. Be you...
Organizational Hope

Organizational Hope

Does your organization regularly sow, and grow hope? Optimism can be hard in large systems, but seeking it out, and nurturing it can result in wildly positive results. Look for the good stories. Tell them often and with vigour. Make  time and space for acknowledging...
Got Outrage?

Got Outrage?

I don’t currently live with a disability. I have three boys, 18, 16 and 12, all of whom have a variety of gifts and learning challenges. Having and expressing outrage about the lack of inclusion, the systemic oppression, the legacy of injustice, and the ongoing...
Shit I Learned Going Back to School.

Shit I Learned Going Back to School.

    This Sept. 2nd I began a new path and returned to school for the first time in ….um well… lets just say a really long while. I went to school for a long time, and still, some of this shit is news to me.   In no particular order here is what I am...