The Systems Failed

I’m really disturbed by the Dan Turner assault. Disturbed is the best word I can think of. It’s on my mind a lot, like a problem I need to solve. I keep looking for more information, as if something will come to light that will explain how this happened. His image, and her words play […]

My Letter To Dan Turner

Dan Turner is the father to Brock Turner, the rapist who has been convicted on 3 felony counts of sexual assault for violating an unconscious young woman behind a dumpster. By now you’ve surely heard of this case as there is so much wrong with what’s happened. I have a lot to say about it, […]

“Barbie Dolls” and My Daughters

Several years ago I tossed every Barbie and Barbie-type doll my girls had. They weren’t played with very often, but they bothered me. I knew their bodies were so disproportionate that an actual, living woman would not be able to stand were she to have the same proportions.