September 25, 2018

Finding the Gift when You’ve Been Discriminated Against…

I’ll bet you’re thinking, “What the heck!  There is no possible way to find any gifts in discrimination…Karen is truly losing her mind.  How sad for […]
August 29, 2018

Why Community Saves Lives…

A few weeks ago, I started reading the book, When We Rise. My Life in the Movement, by Cleve Jones. The first sentence in the Preface […]
August 20, 2018

For Danny…

One of my first memories was being bit by a dog in my face.  I was crawling under a coffee table, probably creeping up on that […]
August 12, 2018

LGBTQ+ | Operation “End Suicides”

And then the Universe answered my questions, from many angles and in different ways.  The question was, “What do you need from me?”  Essentially, “Where can […]
August 7, 2018

It’s an Inside Job

Earlier this week, I spent some time with a group of young women.  All are dwelling at their “bottom” and rebuilding their lives.  Their common theme, […]
July 31, 2018

For Sale…Pockets Full of Sunshine

This week I’m getting more serious about my work and selling stuff.  What am I selling?  Pockets Full of Sunshine!  How much?  Priceless.  This is a […]