Tag: current events

Happy International Women’s Day

Happy International Women’s Day

In celebration of International Women’s Day, I devoted much of mine to editing and uploading to Pinterest 64 pics of the best signs (and crowd shots) I saw at Women’s March Los Angeles. I hope this collection makes you feel as good about both of these […]

Female Friends United and Divided Over Women’s March and Trump

Female Friends United and Divided Over Women’s March and Trump

My good friend Danny Pulley went to the Women’s March on Washington. I sat down with Danny a few days after she got back to ask her about why she marched, the DC experience, and how she talked to her students about it (she’s a […]

I Didn’t Report Sexual Assault 28 Years Ago, But That Doesn’t Mean It Didn’t Happen

I Didn’t Report Sexual Assault 28 Years Ago, But That Doesn’t Mean It Didn’t Happen

I didn’t know I had it in me to write this until I saw #FakeTrumpVictims trending on Twitter. Read at The Huffington Post: I Didn’t Report Sexual Assault 28 Years Ago, But That Doesn’t Mean It Didn’t Happen.

I’m Walking for Mental Health: Will You Help?

I’m Walking for Mental Health: Will You Help?

In August 2016, I attended the BlogHer Conference in Los Angeles. I heard a lot of inspiring things there, but it was Mayim Bialik — the actress, neuroscientist, and GrokNation founder — who left the biggest impression on me. Not for any one thing she […]

Did You Have Double Anxiety During the 2016 Election?

Did You Have Double Anxiety During the 2016 Election?

Thirty percent of us were anxious about both major party candidates in the 2016 presidential election. I was among them. Were you? Read my take on it at The Huffington Post — Election Anxiety: I’m Not Passionate About My Candidate.