"As you get older, it is harder to have heroes, but it is sort of necessary." -Ernest Hemingway
I don't understand why I'm compelled to do the philanthropic work that I do, but the best explanation I can come up with is this quote from Ms. Jenny Diski.
'I believe we need to make sense of the world we live in; we have to know it's boundaries, how to control it. And when we cannot do this, I believe it leads to chaos, the essence of which is unorganized emptiness, and that is quite terrifying.' -Jenny Diski New York Times 29, April 2016
'If a monster is what you seek, a monster is what you can find.' -John M. Rinaldi
26 September 1986
BROKEN Neck c3 + c5, & SHATTERED Fibula + Tibia.
While crossing the street, I was struck + hit by a drunk driver. from:
26 September 1986 - 5 December 1986, Coma.
15 December 1986 - August 1987, Home Rest.
With NOTHING 2 Do 4 A WHOLE Year,
NOT 1x Did I Feel A Need/ Nor Have A Want
2 Contact Brooke Shields.
THE FOLLOWING PICTURES BEST DESCRIBES MY CAR ACCIDENT.
26 September 1986 LAHEY CLINIC BURLINGTON, MA.
This Is Why I've Dedicated MY ENTIRE LIFE 4 The Benefit of Others.
I survived where In All HONESTY, I shouldn't have.
THIS LITTLE BOY- LET'S CALL HIM
What are we doing about Syrian refugees?
How can a 2yr old get washed ashore?
I'll tell you- we live in a dehumanizing state where power and privilege affords criminals. + we see it every day. Twenty 6 + 7 Year Olds Were Slaughtered, + WE CRIMINALIZE THE FEW PEOPLE WHO CAME 2 THEIR AID?
I Haven't Forgotten Him, Have You?
The Only Thing Necessary for the Triumph of Evil is that Good Men Do Nothing...