Being the Change: A Story Behind Homelessness

I wrote over on SheLovesmagazine.com yesterday, as part of World Homeless Day. Here’s an excerpt:     “I spent the afternoon at The Front Room, the only homeless shelter in Surrey, BC. Volunteers from Relate Church served a yummy turkey dinner, complete with milk and pumpkin pie, while I shook hands and learned that even the […]

Sentence for a Surrey man. (In related news) And thoughts on Freedom.

A Surrey man–someone possibly even in my own neighbourhood, who knows–was given a 13 1/2-year sentence today. He sexually abused his own daughters and four other little girls. All seven victims were less than 10 years old. Still angry. But also really sad now. Seven girls robbed of their innocence and freedom. via Surrey man […]