Characteristics of an Ally

Becoming an Ally/What is an Ally? An ally is a member of the advantaged social group who takes a stand against social injustice directed at targeted groups (Whites who speak out against racism, men who are anti-sexist). An ally works to be an agent of social change rather than an agent of oppression. When a…

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How is your diet?

“You are the sum total of everything you’ve ever seen, heard, eaten, smelled, been told, forgot–it’s all there. Everything influences each of us.” –Maya Angelou It cracks me up when people say they are going on a diet. Many do not understand and don’t care to know what the word “diet” means. A diet is…

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Giving you more

  I began blogging in January 2011. This process began as a platform for me to share my thought. If others benefited from my words, great, but that was not my primary concern. My feelings and thoughts are my own. Often when we share what we are going through and how we see the world,…

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