The Rise (and Soon to Be Fall?) of Fast Fashion

In the last twenty years or so, the cost of clothing has plummeted. As a result, clothing stores struggle to get rid of their huge inventories, and yesterday’s blouse is today’s obsolete embarrassment. I find myself struggling to keep up. And doesn’t it seem to be getting worse and worse? The recent factory collapse in … Continue reading

Good News Friday!

1. Human Trafficking Getting More Attention A follow up to last week’s news about Tennessee passing anti-trafficking legislation: now they’re also looking into creating new shelters for victims. As state laws change to protect minors in the sex trade as victims, more metro areas are finding a need for housing, counseling and other transitioning assistance. … Continue reading

On the Planet of Water

We live on the planet of water. We watch it at sea and in clouds. We drink it, pure. Or in coffee. Or tea. Or Gatorade. We use it in our paints. We wash in it. We slide down chutes into pools of it. We freeze it for summer and boil it for winter. We … Continue reading

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