A Valentine’s Day March

This year I wasn’t able to attend the 8th Annual Memorial March for All Missing and Murdered held on Valentine’s day. I wish I had gone but I’ve learned that I need to accept when I can’t participate in everything all the time.  From what I’ve seen in the media it was a successful march. I always…

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Shine a Light

September 30, 2009 Take Back the Night is an annual march which takes place all over the world. It is a collective display of solidarity to reclaim the streets as safe for all, and calls for an end to violence against women. This year the message was to “shine a light” on violence against women…

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Mother’s Day March

Sunday May 9, 2010 Every year I attend this event with my mom. I’m grateful and happy to have the mom that I have. I can’t imagine the pain of loosing a mom, a sister, daughter, aunt, grandmother, cousin or friend in a violent way. Placards of the missing and murdered. I carried her Darlene…

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