Monthly Archives: September 2011

Struck

It’s funny but first I was complaining that it has been hard for me to slide into daily posting because I am just spinning and overwhelmed with everything that needs my attention these days and now – I am having … Continue reading

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island to island

Today, I am setting off to take a few hours between things to sit and write a letter. It is something I do every month or so with my particular penpal. It is funny, having a penpal, half the time … Continue reading

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The Justice of Twitter

Last week, in the aftermath of Troy Davis’s execution, I read several articles that analyzed what happened as far as the social media influence on creating the delay and in uniting people across the world in advocating for his life. … Continue reading

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Running in Place

I think there was a point this week in which I threw my hands up in the air, letting go of all my careful schedules and plans, and just started running in place to try and keep up with all … Continue reading

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boom boom crash

I started out writing a totally different blog today but then boom boom crash! Everything got turned upside down the same way it has for the past month. In good ways, but still, disruptive. But in the middle of my … Continue reading

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let them eat cake

A few days ago, when a question was posed to Ron Paul at a GOP debate about who would pay for the treatment needed for an uninsured 30 year old man with a life threatening condition, Ron Paul responded that … Continue reading

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I AM TROY DAVIS

“Troy Davis was convicted of murdering a Georgia police officer in 1991. Nearly two decades later, Davis remains on death row — even though the case against him has fallen apart. The case against him consisted entirely of witness testimony … Continue reading

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What’s the matter, Harry Potter?

I meant to write this post last week after seeing the latest (and supposedly last) Harry Potter movie at an IMAX no less. But the past few weeks have just been a basket full of bizarre. I mean, really – … Continue reading

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Banking the Ashes

It’s been one of those long, slow days. Not a holiday proper, I actually intended on getting some things done but have been sort of in this contemplative loop when I should have been on a work speedway. It’s strange, … Continue reading

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towards a moral economy

The mad kitten…I should just stop there and let your imagination fill in the rest but no, I want to share. 🙂 On day 5 of being without power (6 days total, I have it back now) the mad kitten … Continue reading

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