Month: June 2017

Social Justice Thoughts

Organizing Tips: Part Two

A continuation of some things I’ve picked up in my former life as a community organizer. I’ve had people ask why I say I’m not about that life anymore. I burnt out and hard. I said yes too often. I stayed late and came in early, and I lost the joy. I turned my passion …

Social Justice Thoughts

Organizing Tips: Part One

I didn’t post last week, and I hate not doing things that I say I’m going to do. Still, I’ve had an amazing few weeks, and this weekend my daughter got to come home for the summer. I am so grateful to my friends who contributed to making her homecoming a reality. I’m so happy …