Month: November 2016

Captured

I want to capture, collect and organize. And yet, in some areas, I'm so dizzy I don't know where to start. I don't want to worry. I refuse to. I attended a BB event downtown where teams from all across BC, as well as ON and MB came together for two full days of learning, … Continue reading Captured

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Bombs, concrete analysis and reciprocity

There are things that have left me shattered. Shell-shocked. Reeling. Overwhelmed. So, it's nice, when you pick yourself up and step out again, not to have a bomb detonate and send shrapnel singing dangerously in all directions in retribution for your courage. It's heartening to hear "You are not crazy or cowardly, friend. I am … Continue reading Bombs, concrete analysis and reciprocity

Bits and pieces: an update

"There is a crack in everything/That's how the light gets in" Leonard Cohen has died. And, these past weeks have been incredibly difficult.Β It's not been smooth sailing, more like white-water rafting. I'm trying not to discount how I feel. To tell myself that it's ok not to feel ok. There have been bright spots, joyful … Continue reading Bits and pieces: an update