Category Archives: Politics

The Big Day

Wow, I can’t believe it’s finally election day. I feel like I’ve been waiting my whole life for this day. Maybe I have. Greg and I got up early and walked over to Horner Park where our voting station was housed. We only had to wait in line for 10 minutes or so. Our ballots […]

Tension

Yesterday, at work, I was sitting at my desk shortly after our weekly interdisciplinary team meeting, and I looked over my shoulder to notice our team social worker organizing some files behind me. Before I could even think about it, I was addressing her. Hey, Sue. She looked over expectantly. You following the elections? I […]

What Change Sounds Like

Last night after we got home from work, Greg and I sat facing the windows in our living room, feet up on the radiators, listening to Barack Obama’s speech on the racial divide in America. Dusk was settling over the neighborhood and I sipped at a glass of red wine in my hand. His speech […]