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In a lot of ways, it shouldn't take a terrorist attack to unite us. Did we ever think perhaps if were we united to begin with--maybe, just maybe--well, that's neither here nor there. Handing out water, sharing meals, offering rooms to those without, should these not be commonplace? It shouldn't take a terrorist attack to … Continue reading to help

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Thursday

I have not loved myself with my whole heart- therefore I have not loved my neighbor as myself. Struggles may exist- in fact, they very well do. And he is right about many things, but especially about swallowing pills

9 days

I have the vigor left over from a woman who used everything she was given to become Queen. And they are still trying to take it.

Oh, the places

I often dreamt of wood-stoves, jazz, chess games and organic coffee out of earthen cups. Of sleeping out under the stars. And there's a chance I may never have truly believed it possible. But it is remarkable: the places we've been, the places we'll go.

Boudica

Go. Fight your fight. Claim, "Warrior." And when you climb knife on hip, finger nails and bloodied palms, covered in dirt maybe you'll earn a fraction of that title. And when you find enough spine to frame back broken from the weight of everything  you've finally owned, long overdue water-bearing, vessel clutching, foot-stomping uphill only to … Continue reading Boudica