Life as an Ameteur

Friends and Followers, I will readily admit there is a whole bunch of stuff I don’t know. I am constantly Learning. Joe Seeber recently started following, and when I went to check out his blog, I got a kick in the pants. I do believe a fire has been lit, and I will be changing the…

Under the thumb of Wal Mart (Humanity One World)

Topeka’s Fourth WalMart As a NOW member and current chapter president (which is a volunteer job, btw) it is my responsibility to address this issue in OUR community. Follow the links in this post. Follow the money. Occupy Wall St. and our future. For those of you actually following this issue at cjonline, my home…

Getting Crazy

Getting Crazy. I’m learning to be a leader, after several attempts at ‘work’ I’ve found more Joy in volunteering. The difficult part in being the ‘crazy one’ is: your voice & ideas get dismissed. A lot. And so while Crazy is swept under the rug or shamed into a corner, the groupthink keeps moving toward…

WalMart: Just Say NO!

Dear Friends and Neighbors, I am a lifelong Topeka resident. My grandparents settled here after WWII. I have seen how the wellness and prosperity of our city has declined, since before I could even vote. You, dear neighbors, deserve to know the truth about Wal-Mart. I understand the east-side needs a boon to bring up…

An Invitation to Ride in Kansas

  Dear Friends, The fight for women is not restricted to reproductive rights, the general public welfare is at stake! Jobs, wages, healthcare, social security, our own and our children’s education is all being eliminated by the radical right-wing faction of the GOP. ALEC is like the Church of Ayn Rand! The members of Kansas…