Personal Stories

Education = Civil Rights issue of our time? 7
by / on February 16, 2011 at 1:12 pm / in Broken World, Current Events, Personal Stories

Education = Civil Rights issue of our time?

The achievement gap between rich and poor is divided along both socioeconomic and racial lines, and too many of our children are receiving less help instead of more despite the given hurdles they face growing up in poverty. This is more than just a broken systems issue; this is a moral issue. Education is the civil rights issue of our generation.

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Heirloom Tomatoes (and relationships) 1
by / on February 2, 2011 at 1:13 pm / in Personal Stories, Shattered Faith

Heirloom Tomatoes (and relationships)

I love the word heirloom. The word is defined as an object or product of great value that has belonged to a family for several generations. It denotes to me a certain quality of humble characteristics. It makes me think about tomatoes. It also makes me think about the relationships that have changed me.

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