Tag Archives: opportunity

Choosing Myself

For me, part of choosing myself has been about overcoming my fears, many of which we’re facing this year. I am no longer asking for permission to belong to the nation the doles out racism and brutality with ease, all … Continue reading

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Control

Remember this: Any attempt you make to control other people actually puts you under their control. “Unhook from their systems by refusing to try to control them.” Don’t violate your own code of values and ethics, but don’t waste energy trying to … Continue reading

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Count Blessings

Sanity relies on your sacred connections with friends and group this month. Start an online book club or a mental health Zoom check-in, and keep a list of things you’re grateful for to share with friends.  Keeping life’s blessing in … Continue reading

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Questioning Activism

Are you still going to care after this moment has passed? Are you going to relent once all the officers are in jail, and call it a day? Or are you going to keep fighting systemic oppression in your everyday … Continue reading

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Burned a bridge and now need a reference

I screwed up at my last job. We were working from home because of coronavirus and I was unable to adjust. Also, I had a mild freak-out due to personal issues. In a moment of panic, I quit without giving … Continue reading

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