I realized that somewhere along the line I’d stopped participating in the Top Ten Tuesdays, hosted by The Broke and Bookish. Stumbling across a post for them today I discovered that this blog-hop is now hosted over at The Artsy Reader Girl, and figured it might be fun to dip my toes back in. I … Continue reading #TopTenTuesday!
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. A time to increase awareness about the serious issue of Domestic Violence. Fight Against Domestic Violence is an organization which "provides education, awareness, outreach, and financial resources to the domestic violence victims and their community." They're behind the #TakeAStand17 movement this month, encouraging all to stand up against Domestic … Continue reading #TakeAStand against Domestic Violence
George Takei has not been quiet about his experience, helping to raise up the experiences of 120,000 Japanese-Americans during the Second World War. The United States labeled these citizens as enemies, and imprisoning them into "internment camps." Allegiance is the story of a Japanese American family living through this time. It's a powerful musical performance, … Continue reading The Power of Art: Allegiance