i have been neglectful of people in my life lately and so i apologize if you are waiting for an email response from me and have not gotten one yet – i have a list of people who i have responses composed to half… Continue Reading “just an update”
on friday i received a housewarming package that included poems by two of my favourite east van children – jacob and kira. i share their poems with you here since i think they display the fine raw talent of young anarchist poets….. 🙂 (and… Continue Reading “rhyming couplets”
i was away overnight on thursday, at union meetings in vancouver and then nanaimo. on friday i returned to roberts creek to the obvious signs a bear had been to visit the yard in my absence. the scat pile in the middle of the… Continue Reading “visitors”
my friend and fellow activist – the infamous megan o. – is receiving an international human rights award tonight in montreal for her work on the illegal safe injection site here in vancouver last year. you can find information about her and the site… Continue Reading “she-ros”
interconnection with people is something essential to my well-being, for i am a social creature who thrives on networks of support and a diversity of experience (much of which comes vicariously through the people i know). i can not possibly live all the events i wish to, but i trust that those who i call my friends will go out and live the ones i can not, and bring those experiences to me for sharing. in this way i am always greater than myself, filled with the life of others. this is the strength in dispersion of loved ones.