They’re labeled as thugs, treated like throwaways, and classified by some as “superpredators”: teenage boys and girls who seek sanctuary in gangs, commit violent crimes, and end up in the criminal justice system. Not only are they physically locked up, but these children are caged in emotional turmoil. Childhood friends, teachers, school counselors, social workers, lawyers, and judges are all baffled as to why these kids would choose a lifestyle where they risk getting shot and killed.…Continue
Everything is symbolic. It is true life is an illusion or dream, but are you able to read it?
Right now, if you notice what is happening to water, it is being destroyed by symbols that represent fire and which are toxic. However, when we think of water and fire, we normally think of using water to put out too much fire. Now, we find that fire is somehow putting out water (or at least the life within it). However, in the natural world, fire symbols are eased by applying water…Continue
In a world littered with physical and emotional strife and further complicated by sometimes overwhelming personal obligations, we don't always find the time to do exactly what we intend, even on an minor level. We intended to donate to charity but unless we pre-arranged for this in a regimented way such as through payroll deduction, we didn't actually "get to it." We wanted to foster that abandoned and scarred pit bull whose photo broke our hearts on FB, but never…Continue
Added by Lisa Shaw on August 2, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments