This image really spoke to me, so I wanted to share it here. For me, it’s a good reminder that sometimes, that thing which seems the most difficult or uncomfortable to do, can be exactly what needs to be done in order to grow. The image also causes me to[...]
Today’s blogging assignment from the Daily Post involved encouraging bloggers to experiment with different elements of their blog’s design to see if they could find any areas for improvement. Suggested elements to consider for improvement included experimenting with different themes, fonts, color schemes, and more. I know the day will come when[...]
WordPress and the folks over at The Daily Post recently started a Blogging University campaign, and I’ll be participating in some form or another over the next couple of weeks. As I go through some of the challenges they’ve laid out, I plan to share some of my reflections on them[...]
Recent Notes on Selected Topics
I once saw a video about catcalling where a man asked a woman, “what are we going to do about these men?” She responded by telling him that he was a man, and he should talk to other men. I see that as being where I can best serve in[...]
"I Prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule others, rather to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence."
It’s International Anti-Street Harassment Week. This gallery contains some posters, and a few photos from the week. You can click on the images to visit them individually. To find these and more, or to submit your own, visit the #EndSH hashtag on twitter. Tweets about “#EndSH” To stay updated on the week’s events or[...]
"One day, we’ll reach the last page of the calendar, the clock will stop, and our time will cease. While it is a privilege to pursue interesting work, we also need to make time to live."
It’s International Anti-Street Harassment Week. I originally found this cartoon on the Educating Boys & Men page at StopStreetHarassment.org. I don’t know what the original title is, but if I could name it, I’d call it complicit invalidation. What would you call it? To stay updated on the week’s events or[...]
“You’re here because you know something. What you know you can’t explain, but you feel it. You’ve felt it your entire life, that there’s something wrong with the world. You don’t know what it is, but it’s there, like a splinter in your mind..” —The fictional character Morpheus When I[...]
It’s International Anti-Street Harassment Week. This graphic from Hollaback, a non-profit dedicated to ending street harassment outlines common excuses for inaction, and offers 5 ways to take action to interrupt street harassment. Found via @LAHollaback on twitter To stay updated on the week’s events or to find ideas to take action in your[...]