Category Archives: Current Events

I Heard You

photo by Andrei Niemimäki on FLICKR I heard you Above the screech of talking heads Above the suffocating silence from inside the vacuum of political spin Above the clacking of millions of fingers on keyboards Somehow typing and pointing at the same … Continue reading

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The Conversations We Keep

The rage. The heels-dug-into-cement vitriolic polarization. Unrestrained hostility. Endless personal attacks and accusations choking every conversation. It’s what happens when hate marinates over generations. The endless heartbreaking pictures. It’s overwhelming, and we’re making it worse. When we decide to post and share … Continue reading

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Chemical Weapons

I remember I didn’t take pictures But I remember Moving through that human smoke That reeked of melted steel and burning flesh I remember working So hard and so long and so dirty That I don’t know how my legs … Continue reading

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“A” is for Accountability

If we truly desire that our government be by the people and for the people, then accountability must begin with the people. Whether you support them or not, there has been a new dialogue created by the Occupy Wall Street Movement.  … Continue reading

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