Monthly Archives: July 2010

Everybody can be great…


Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Everybody can be great… because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. You only need a heart … Continue reading

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Police Brutality


This happened on Vancouver British Columbia’s down town east side, which is one of, if not, the poorest postal codes in all of North America. Continue reading

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Pushing waves


Susan Strasberg “You can’t push a wave onto the shore any faster than the ocean brings it in.” Susan Strasberg

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Busines of the head & the heart


William Butler Yeats “The only business of the head in the world is to bow a ceaseless obeisance to the heart.” William Butler Yeats

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Men work to stop violence against women


Byron Hurt My First Time By Byron Hurt About the author: Byron Hurt is an award-winning documentary filmmaker, a published writer and an anti-sexist activist. Learn more at http://www.bhurt.com The first time I spoke out against men’s violence against women, … Continue reading

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Lao-Tzu said


Lao Tzu “Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates Love.” Lao-Tzu (c. 4th century BC) This is my favorite quote.

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Christian D. Larson, Your Forces and How to Use them


Christian D. Larson “Resolve to remain as strong, as determined, and as highly enthused during the darkest night of adversity as you are during the sunniest day of prosperity. Do not feel disappointed when things seem disappointing. Keep the eye … Continue reading

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Rooming House Blues in the Downtown Eastside, By Henry Doyle


Down town east side Vancouver Poet Continue reading

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Women & Social Assistance


CEDAW In 2008, the CEDAW Committee expressed concern “at reports of cuts in social assistance schemes in many provinces and at the resulting negative impact on the rights of vulnerable groups of women such as single mothers, aboriginal women, Afro-Canadian … Continue reading

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Trailer of documentary in progress


Here is a taste of the documentary I am working on. “Secrets in the Forest” is a 5 minute short documentary that has inspired me to produce a longer somewhat similar version. You will see periodic updates as to how … Continue reading

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