My Journey

2014 TIP Report – My response

Yes, I felt incredibly honored to have been invited to live blog the 2014 TIP Report in DC a couple of weeks ago. I have tried to convey the sense of privilege I felt to be able to be present during the event, standing as one with hundreds of other abolitionists in our shared passion to fight for the freedom of all. However, if

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Human Trafficking and the Celebrity Voice

** I interrupt the stream of informative blog posts in honor of Human Trafficking Awareness Month to bring you just a few thoughts of my own, along with some wise words of another **  I was just watching the Katie Couric show yesterday (which was PHENOMENAL, worth a re-watch), when I had a few strong emotions hit me like waves. First, I was incredibly

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To My Daughter(s)

In response to the overwhelming emotions I felt after watching Half the Sky, I wrote the following post to my daughter….originally on my personal blog:  Dearest Firstborn Daughter, Like thousands or millions, perhaps, of others, I just finished watching the 2 part PBS documentary, Half the Sky. I lost count of how many times I cried. I am still fired up in the depths of

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My Justice Manifesto… or something

**posted this on my personal/family blog a couple of weeks ago. thought it needed a new home here. :)** yeah, i know… i talk about it alot. but thats ok… because it is WORTH my time,( and dare i say yours?), to talk about it. last night i finished a new book, a fiction one, about child trafficking. fiction, based on the realities of millions of

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