All people have the right to feel safe within their own bodies with other bodies present. We should all be taught and teach others to be mindfully present in our interactions with one another, compassionately sharing respect with all beings. We do live in a world....
"The real story is the hypocrisy around medical marijuana... real quickly, medical marijuana, people think is a gateway drug to narcotics- it may be the exit drug to get us out of the narcotic epidemic.. but we are not allowed, we are not allowed to study it cuz it's a 'Schedule 1 drug'; and I personally believe it could help." -Dr. Oz, FOX News, 9/19/09
"Ohio never asked me to be anything sparkling. She never said I wasn't Good Enough or made me feel like I was trapped. She showed me her deepest, darkest soils. She pounded me with rains that flood my dreams to this day. Ohio gave me hills to wonder about until I scaled them, and rivers to believe were impermeable until I learned to cannon-ball through them. She cradled me in blazing sunsets and pushed me into the world with fires of faith. Ohio never asked me to be anything but as real as the trees that whispered to me from her surface."
Join arthritic artist and cannabis advocate Kayla Arielle in Los Angeles, California as she conquers a flare-up day. She was diagnosed with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis at the age of 13 and is now 28 years old. In conquering chronic pain, we have many more options then we usually initially think!