I haven't sung this in a long time and I haven't felt confident in my voice for an even longer time. Nonetheless, here is a video I just recorded of "I Dreamed A Dream." https://youtu.be/ilJjD9XeQrU
15 Things Highly Sensitive People Need to Be Happy This is such a good article and a much-needed read for me, personally, today. (Read: It is VERY validating.) Thought I'd pass it along for anyone who might need it.
BY LIZ GREENE SELF-DEVELOPMENTWhile doing research for my piece on introverts and healthcare, I kept coming across articles alluding to a connection between introversion and depression. Since I knew that introversion is often confused for depression by outsiders, I brushed it off and continued what I was doing. However, after going back and reading through … Continue reading HELP FOR INTROVERTS WHO ARE STRUGGLING WITH DEPRESSION
https://drjockers.com/cbs-mutation-low-sulfur-diet/ CBS Mutation and Low Sulfur Diet: As a clinician, I have learned that what is healthy for one individual can be poison for another. When it comes to sulfur, most people NEED more of it and not less. This is because sulfur based amino acids are foundational components to many enzymes including the powerful … Continue reading CBS Mutation & Low Sulfur Diet
Tyger! Tyger! burning bright In the forests of the night, What immortal hand or eye Could frame thy fearful symmetry? In what distant deeps or skies Burnt the fire of thine eyes? On what wings dare he aspire? What the hand, dare sieze the fire? And what shoulder, & what art, Could twist the sinews … Continue reading The Tyger // William Blake
White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack by Peggy McIntosh "My White friend asked me to explain White Privilege...." by Lori Lakin Hutcherson via opendemocracy.net Understanding White Privilege by Francis E. Kendall, PhD White Privilege Checklist Create Your Own Privilege List -- Teacher/Facilitator Resource
Thich Nhat Hanh on Healing the Child Within BY THICH NHAT HANH| JANUARY 28, 2018 The cry we hear from deep in our hearts, says Thich Nhat Hanh, comes from the wounded child within. Healing this inner child’s pain is the key to transforming anger, sadness, and fear. Photo by Hugues de Buyer-Mimeure. In each … Continue reading Healing the Child Within
Letter Beginning with Two Lines by Czesław Miłosz by Matthew Olzmann You whom I could not save, Listen to me. Can we agree Kevlar backpacks shouldn’t be needed for children walking to school? Those same children also shouldn’t require a suit of armor when standing on their front lawns, or snipers to watch their backs … Continue reading POEM: Letter Beginning with Two Lines by Czesław Miłosz
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wEJd2RyGm8Q&feature=share One day I may be able to listen to this song without sobbing, but that day is not today.