How, especially in these often dark times, do we maintain? With the horrific state of families being separated, the muslim ban, in addition to the rise of explicit xenophobia and white and ethnic nationalism (and then some…), it makes me want to hold Collin tighter and reach even farther and wider to others who are not so fortunate as us. From #FreeOurFuture #AbolishICE, I’m down for ALL of it.

This is not new at all but it does call for us to give more of ourselves in these times.

I turned 42 last weekend and realized that we need to think about the long arch and act on the day to day battles. I’ve grown a lot, especially the last few years alone, and learned to hold on and let go at the same time….