Inclusion, Diversity, Decolonization

I’ve felt sometimes perhaps the world has become over cautious in trying to ‘make nice’ with those who have been marginalized, vilified and persecuted. I have looked at it with the view point that every single race of people in the history of the world has preyed on their conquests, the odd animals in the…


As a trauma rips through Marysville Washington, I am reminded of a piece I wrote when I too was a teenager. As the smoke rises from the ashes, The time quickly passes. For when the clock starts ticking, The grave diggers begin digging. Your life silently slips away, And we plant flowers at your grave….