On Standing Rock and Allyhood

I was once again met with a sense of discomfort. How does my being there for twenty hours compare to those who have lived there for several months? What does it mean to be an ally when you are not on the front lines of the cause? Was my being there just or merely an opportunity to make myself feel better?

Finding Beauty in the Last Frontier

I am frustrated by is the overall lack of resources devoted to the nonprofit sector, an issue that we as a society have created. We’ve all talked and theorized about this sort of systematic injustice, but I’ve seen it eerily come to life at Karluk Manor.

Playing With Fire

Fire burns – it can both smolder and flare; it can nourish and destroy, it can comfort and inspire fear.