Back in October (2014) I took on two writing assignments that Gwen of Multicultural Bridge brought my way. Somehow in all the busyness of a midsemester and the ever present illness, I managed to get it done. It helped that she and Kate of The Berkshire Eagle were supportive. Horse and Carriage-Rotondos Italian Traditions-Sonsinis
“Owning our story can be hard but not nearly as difficult as spending our lives running from it. Embracing our vulnerabilities is risky but not nearly as dangerous as giving up on love and belonging and joy — the experiences that make us the most vulnerable. Only when we are brave enough to explore the … Continue reading Being Vulnerable is Key to Living Courageously
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hVV8QwZ658I The students I worked with for Berkshire Festival of Women Writers during Women's History Month 2015.
The bench I always occupy at the Behavioral Health building is disgusting. There is bird poop in two distinct splotches and this makes it difficult to sit comfortably. Yep! Those wet gray and white splash ones. There is not enough space to sit on either side of the mess, and sitting in the middle means … Continue reading Behavioral Health Unit at Kaiser
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KzpxGp6BvJI&feature=share As part of the Berkshire Festival of Women Writers, I facilitated several workshops with female writers of color. This is the culmination of our project.