The Beginning of the World

And no one called us to the land, And no one knows the wheres or whys, But something stirs and something tries, And starts to climb towards the light… December 21, 2012 ultimately turned into an extremely over-hyped phenomenon, so much so that I had to debate with myself a little bit as to whetherContinue reading “The Beginning of the World”

One Organizer’s Story

 Numbers on a computer screen only tell part of the story. What was most eye opening to me was that this demographic shift was not at all welcomed by many residents that I encountered. Despite virtually every neighborhood being a pillar of cultural and ethnic diversity, I saw a staggering number of individuals that exemplifiedContinue reading “One Organizer’s Story”