Courage

I have begun watching The Vietnam War documentary, by Ken Burns and Lynn Dowrick. Everything about it is alien to me. The soldiers are men; I am a woman. A large proportion of the soldiers[…]

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Be An Ally, Not A Hero

The First Workshop I taught my first Bystander Intervention Tactics Workshop yesterday, to a group from the Society of Women Engineers in the Sacramento Valley. I thoroughly enjoyed teaching this class, because they were engaging[…]

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Hanging the Shingle

I never miss an opportunity to offer compassion. I can’t help myself! I could swear it was my first lesson as a human being. My parents also taught me that love conquers all; it is[…]

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