Life as an Activist – Heartbreak and Grief (Tears show Love)

Sometimes I wish for days of my youth. I am sure that many of us do… I was a well protected child by my parents and we did not have any losses that I remember until my grandfather who died when I was 12 and away at summer camp. I should have known something was up when my brother and his wife arrived to pick me up but it wasn’t until my cousins parents, Aunt Martha and Uncle Harold said ” We will see you tommorow.” I ask my brother if we were going to lake for water skiing a … Continue reading Life as an Activist – Heartbreak and Grief (Tears show Love)

Life as an Activist –  Where do we go from here ???

  Some background info … I have been an activist for the last 10 years… started with an oil spill and as you learn the world isn’t quite what you thought it was … you learn about new issues …human health, failure of goverments to protect the people, human rights…    But tonight I am pissed … and not the British pissed … I am a raving  angry angry pissed off activist … How did my country get this bad that we have 17 year olds driving to another state and murdering people.  I want to scream at his parents … Continue reading Life as an Activist –  Where do we go from here ???