November 28, 2018

This year was LYF Line Clothing's first year giving back to the community. LYF Line Clothing fed up to 75 people on Thanksgiving day in Downtown Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The city's homeless population is at an all time high. The number of homless people living in shel...

January 2, 2018

they are
on a separate plane,
in a separate reality that is
visible to me
but only just.

the film that divides us is

still, the glow of their bodies
burns through me like jealousy;

makes wonder if they are more
permanent than i am.

I wrote this poem as a senio...

September 13, 2017

Hurricane Irma, one of the most powerful Atlantic storms in a century, tore its away across the U.S. Virgin Islands as a Category 5 storm on Sept. 6, mixing together a deadly combination of winds and rising water.

Government officials and local residents alike are...

August 30, 2017

(CNN)The toll that Harvey is taking on Texas is staggering.

Already, it has dumped 11 trillion gallons of rain over the state, says Ryan Maue with WeatherBell, a weather analytics company. And by the time Harvey dissipates, the state will have seen 25 trillion gallons o...


The biggest struggle in life is the struggle to know, embrace, and accept ourselves, with all of our faults and imperfections. Many of us were raised  by parents who were themselves victims - who were not taught to see...