Tag: change

Waiting (Part 2)

How much of our lives DO we spend waiting? The photo above is from a photographer named Steve McCurry (if you click on the photograph, you will wind up on his blog). In my last post, I was going off about how I’m not going to wait anymore. But pondering on that statement, I think …

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Writing to Change the World

The title of this post is borrowed from Mary Pipher’s–author of Reviving Ophelia–book by the same name. The following section moved me on a visceral level. “A few years ago, I visited a market on the Burmese border. It was a profoundly unsettling experience. I walked past frightened, impoverished people hawking Leonardo DiCaprio beach towels, …

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