Month: March 2018

Passionate words

Passionate words

Beautiful No Truth Power Pain Fear Love Yes Trigger Strength 'You love me; real or not real?' Peeta asks Katniss. And I wish sometimes I had someone to ask those essential questions, someone to offer those essential answers, to have a conversation between equals. And honestly, I miss talking to Kita. I miss the trust … Continue reading Passionate words


Conversations on the margins (2)

I really enjoyed the conference. Hearing the elders speak, sharing the experience with other youth and learning more about Canada, diversity, languages, histories and passionate people in 3 days than probably any time in the past 27 years. It's hard when you feel like you are being prescribed facts rather than understanding knowledge passed down … Continue reading Conversations on the margins (2)

I'm not in despair And I know Because I've been there But my lungs rattle and heart hurts Emotions run the gamut Behind a glass face In a glass house Asking transparency Left exposed Facing invisible barriers Building roads no one sees Light burns fast With slow returns For spirited beings With hurting hearts Walk … Continue reading