Current events · Health Care · Honesty · Politics

A girl named Sue; U.S. Healthcare is failing people. Period.

I have not, and I will not share who I work with on Facebook, Twitter, here, or any other place online. I will let you know, however, that I work for the healthcare industry, and the company I work for is big. Like, one of the largest corporations in America big. Nationally recognized brand big.… Continue reading A girl named Sue; U.S. Healthcare is failing people. Period.

Current events · Health Care

I have a confession to make

Okay, I have several confessions to make. 1 – I’m really good at procrastination, but that’s not what I’ve been doing the last many moons. I’m actually just putting my head down and getting to work on things quietly and in other realms than the blogosphere. I’m sorry/not sorry that I’ve neglected you. 2 –… Continue reading I have a confession to make

Advice · Current events · Kansas City · Research

Searching for Truth and Purpose

My post-election blog post, which elicited some interesting comments through Facebook, mentioned my intention to join up with some nonprofits or local political organizations in order to combat the regressive policies that are sure to come under a Republican-majority government. My first foray into this world was through a rather large organization here in Kansas… Continue reading Searching for Truth and Purpose

Current events

A Red Government: my post-election battle plan

Like many others, I was shocked to my core early Wednesday morning when Hillary conceded the election to Trump as the country went red. I invited my boyfriend, L, over Tuesday night to hang out and see “which tumor we’ll get–benign or malignant.” What started out as a somewhat fun, relaxed evening turned into something… Continue reading A Red Government: my post-election battle plan

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What can be done? How can we change?

The following is a transcription from a voice recording I took this afternoon. I did not have all the facts in front of me. Later this weekend, after I’ve had the time to thoroughly research, I will sit down and write out a more cohesive appraisal of the attacks in the last forty-eight hours. But,… Continue reading What can be done? How can we change?

College · Current events

Ah, sweet college years

I am about eighty percent through with the initial enrollment process at my new university. I have applied, been accepted, filled out all the financial aid forms, received my letter, sent in all my transcripts, had them accepted, and am currently working toward the final steps. All that seems to be left before I enroll… Continue reading Ah, sweet college years