My “Me Too” Creed

My “Me Too” Creed

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....

Growing Up in Ohio [1 Min Read]

Growing Up in Ohio [1 Min Read]

"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."

 Today I Woke Up Free For The First Time In 15 Years

 Today I Woke Up Free For The First Time In 15 Years

I was imprisoned for 15 years in my own body. Joint replacements needed by age 16?! Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis seemed a curse. Still, I was on a "mission to thrive"... Waking of your own accord is a gift- one I haven't known until now. Read more.

Getting Higher Hiking to Legendary Hanging Lake • Colorado Stoner Travel

Getting Higher Hiking to Legendary Hanging Lake • Colorado Stoner Travel

Imagine a canyon lined with pastel pink stones that sparkle silver in the setting sun, leading to a suddenly snow-lined mountainside staircase topped with a pristine sapphire lake full of rainbow trout fed by a diamond waterfall. WELCOME to HANGING LAKE.