Growing Gratitude

My peeps, join me on my gratitude journey. Get aboard my gratitude train and let’s take a ride down the thankful tracks. I judge myself, I compare myself, I have looked at myself and loathed every ounce of me, from the golden tint in my iris, to the shape of my head,...

The Power of Knowledge

Throughout my life I have often heard the saying “Knowledge is Power”. Is this true or do people say it because they heard someone else say it? Let’s figure this out. When you have experienced gaining knowledge, do you experience the gain of power? Have you ever read...

How are you changing the world?

At Youth For Freedom, we are aware that we all have the power and opportunities available to us to make a difference in this world.  There will always be moments where we have the ability to observe and recognize what is around us.  Henry Thoreau presented the...

Did You Forget?

September 2018 Newsletter Dearest friends and fellow humans,     Hi! How are you? What’s new? What’s good? What’s hard? What’s interesting? What’s up?     I’ve been growing a lot lately; studying the world, studying other people.     Here is something I’ve learned:...

What Do You Do With Your Time?

A couple months before Youth For Freedom, the staff and I met to have a 3-day training, and I was asked to give a presentation. I decided to tell them to do what they want for 10 minutes. When I asked them how they felt about how they used their time, most of them...