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When the Dream Dies

I came to a realization recently, and another chunk of the naivete I have so carefully nurtured in myself has crumbled of and fallen into the ocean. I should probably explain. I have had a lot of jobs over the … Continue reading

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Now that I am (mostly) free of the perils of the co-ed office.

I work for a women-centric nonprofit. My office is in a transitional housing facility, all staff and adult residents here are female, so my work-related male contact is greatly reduced. It took me a couple months but I finally realized … Continue reading

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Sharing Stories; God or Karma or Vultures

I was talking with a woman today who told me something that made me think. “I am gullible and I am not ashamed, but I am only gullible to a point.” She went on to enumerate the internet scams that … Continue reading

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Sharing your stories

I come across women every day that move me with their stories. Stories I feel the world should hear. Here is another one. I met with a woman today who is transitioning out of prison. She has been working at … Continue reading

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What would you do if you needed underwear and couldn’t get it?

I sat in on a women’s employment support program today, as I do most weeks. Its a good program, designed to help women job search wisely, and build confidence, and provide networking opportunities. I sat with a woman who is … Continue reading

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