• To This Day

    I wrote a post featuring Shane Koyczan, spoken word poet, writer and music man, 2 years ago titled We Are More. That poem inspired a myriad of feelings the first time I heard him perform it and it does again…

  • Pink Shirt Day ~

    Bullying must stop! Every seven seconds a child is bullied in Canada, unfortunately a great number of these kids end up taking their own lives to escape the pain they feel every second of every day. I can’t imagine having…

  • Just a Game

    One of them was being raped by her step father.  One lived in a home where fighting and screaming happened too regularly.  One lived with drunks.  One lived in a home where she was almost entirely invisible.  These aren’t excuses. …

  • I Give A Damn!

    I had another post ready for today about Internet Dating but after watching Larry King Live, it just seemed trivial compared to this. The Give a Damn Campaign is a project of the True Colors Fund, founded by Cyndi Lauper.…

  • WE ARE MORE!

    I don’t know about anyone else, but I am riding a huge wave of Canadian pride since watching the opening ceremonies for the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games on Friday night.  I am the girl, after all,  who once started a…