Fond/Found

  Find role models for friends: People with grit and gold who nourish you. Find teachers for mentors Folk who inspire you and fill your hands with life’s clues. Find family with endless, righteous love Those who support you, love you, and value you. The house you build is important Yet the communities you fill…

How Should We Talk About Intolerance? 

How should we discuss injustice and intolerance so that our audience isn’t uncomfortable, guilt-stricken or attacked? Simple. Well maybe not.  Personally, I don’t think it’s possible to have honest, behaviour changing conversations without these feelings. I do think there are ways of calling out racist, xenophobic, intolerant behaviours in a way that is respectful, but…

Paris 

“The one who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The one who walks alone is likely to find themself in places no one has been before.” — Albert Einstein  “You came here alone?” The waiter asked me as she placed a glass on my table. “Yes.” I said, smiling up…

Book List – One

Black Skin, White Masks by Frantz Fanon I Know Why the Cage Bird Sings by Maya Angelou Black Like Me by John Howard Griffith To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugendies 15 Dogs by Andre Alexis Chavs: The Demonization of the Working Class by Owen Jones A Room of One’s Own by…