Children's Books, Self Care

A Kid’s Book About School Shootings

Photo by Ketut Subiyanto on Pexels.com This month's violence has overwhelmed me and, I'm sure, millions of others. I've stepped back from writing and chose to read others' poems and essays and say prayers. This has been my protective defense as every time there is a mass shooting, I think of my mother's experience twenty-some… Continue reading A Kid’s Book About School Shootings

Inspiration

A Week of Turmoil In Southern California

The week of November 7 to the 14th is one few people in the state of California and in Ventura County will ever forget. It's been an unnerving week where our sense of safety has been shaken. Like many, I woke to the news of a mass shooting at Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand… Continue reading A Week of Turmoil In Southern California