COVID-19: A Different Perspective

“We are all in this together….” In was a hot summer day and my sister and I were kicking a ball back and forth outside of a broken-down bus…a bus that we would be sleeping in later that night. My family was homeless for a period of time when I was growing up. Not...

COVID-19: We Are In It Together

“We are all in this together….” I was seven years old, crying in the doctor’s office holding my mom’s hand as they scraped one of the unknown sores on my leg to get enough cells to look at under the microscope. I had seen so many specialists who had poked and scraped...

Life 101

“Education is not the preparation for life; education is life itself.” –John Dewey Why don’t they teach us “real life” shit in High School? I can honestly tell you that because of my career path, I have never had to know where the stomach of a frog was; however, I...