Monthly Archives: September 2016

I Am Trusting

I wanna talk to you about the word “we.” My whole life seems to have been one big experiment in figuring out how to build trust. First with Girls on the Run and now with The Red Boot Coalition!   … Continue reading

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I Exist

Another moment of thinking out loud.   The narrative I was raised with…told me, that to matter in the world, I needed things and beauty…a college degree, a resume with important positions on it, a sexy body, a pretty face … Continue reading

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Police, Protests and Working Together

This is important and so I want to share it with you.  If you’ve never been to a protest march, you might wanna give it a try. Protests are interesting. They are living, amorphous bundles of energy.  I went to … Continue reading

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Seeing It With My Own Two Eyes

To just give you some perspective.  The size of the crowd at the protests the other night…that is if you took all the people actually protesting and had them stand side by side…was about 1/4 the size of a football … Continue reading

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Finding Joy

I have been working and playing and dancing and crying in this space of listening and healing and holding people…my whole life.  First with little girls in Girls on the Run.  As time went on I learned quickly that big … Continue reading

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Stay With Me

So listen. Don’t go away. I am for you and me. I am for us.  And because you know me…you know that my heart is open and so too is my mind.  So listen up. When I share things…things that … Continue reading

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Charlotte Protests: Wednesday Night

This man is Toussaint Romain. He is a very good friend of mine. He is a man who sat down with me nearly two years ago and told me to never let the color of my skin…dim my passion for … Continue reading

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