The other day, my friend said that she didn’t really know how to nurture her daughter when she was born into this world. She knew that this little one depended … Continue readingMy Becoming
Most of us expect that we would eventually get past trauma after a certain amount of time, we expected that pain will eventually go away once medication is taken, and … Continue readingHealing is Not an Overnight Sensation
Dear Parents: I started this piece with the idea in mind that west Indian parents need to know what dynamic they are creating when they say certain things to their … Continue readingStatements Adults Say That fail Us
Remember when they said everything will be okay, just be positive? For some of us that worked but for others it told us what we feel is not real. I’m … Continue readingIt’s NOT just about Positivity
After 13 years working and volunteering in community services it almost feels strange for me to say I’ve never had the experience of preparing lunch bags and handing them out … Continue reading8 lessons from my experience giving to the homeless.