People: Rebecca

“I live about 30 minutes North of here. There really isn’t any work up there. My husband is a mechanic from Mexico. He has his own auto repair business and helps me look after the children. I drive down here to work. I like it, the hours are flexible so it makes the family side […]

People: Nenah

I worked in San Diego in those days. Everybody around me was promising the world and just doing it what it took. Nobody was asking questions. It was crazy. I held to my truth. But I was the only one that did. But it still all blew up. That was ten years ago. Now I […]

Winner Of The The Nobel Peace Prize

Unless you track it, this kind of news can scoot past you before you even realize what is going on. The 2018 winner was just announced. “The Nobel Peace Prize 2018 was awarded jointly to Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad “for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war […]

People: Alex

“I spent the day with my dog.” “What kind of dog is it?” “A Boston Terrier.” “Oh wow, do you have pictures?” “I did, but I lost my camera and so all my pictures.” “Oh no, you know these days it’s so easy to keep your photos backed up in the cloud, so you’ll never […]

People: Jan

Jan knows the UK and lives in Texas now, but the journey from one to the other allowed her to see the rest of the world. She lived in Mildenhall. I’d heard of it. Used to live near there myself. She joined the USAF to get trained, qualified and see a world ‘outside of the […]

People: Benjamin

Stood to the side of the road, walking stick supporting him. Well kept. Elegant even. Just standing. The traffic constantly passing him by. No slowing down, but then no attempt by him to get them to either. I slowed down to let him cross. No movement. I opened the window. “Would you like a lift?” […]

It Just Got Personal – The Calls

You Might Want To Read ‘The Dream’ before reading on. The First My mind was spinning. Waking with a start and bells in my head. What are these numbers. I quickly realized it was the phone ringing. The adrenalin kicked in and accepted the call … noting the time … 5:30 am. “Hello!” “I know […]