So many schools…..so little time. In fact no more time for a few students who used to go to Oxford High in Michigan, as this school shooting left them dead and other students in critical condition.

You know that sadness that takes over your whole body and makes your back ache and your throat sore? You know that sadness that makes you want to curl up under your bed covers and ugly cry for the rest of time?

Take all that sadness, ball it up and…

Some days, I see something on Facebook, or in the headlines that “triggers” me and I write an original essay about it on Medium dot com. The thing is that I’m probably not using that word, “triggered” in the same way you are. …

Ridiculous, right?

Love should NEVER be treated as a hobby!

Sadly, far too many of us treat it that way.

Far too many of us take it for granted that the people we love know that we love them and we forget that everything takes practice.

This forgetfulness…

Is there any such thing as true justice, anymore, or is it a thing of the past. Maybe it is a dream of some distant future in which those who fill positions in the field of corrections and law are EDUCATED in the ways of protecting civil and Constitutional rights…

I just don’t get it. I don’t really understand what it means to be an “Influencer” on a social media platform. Is this what life is, now that we have net access in almost every American household? …

The Torch of Honesty From Which Other Menorahs Are Lit.

This is what I aspire to be at the time of Winter Holidays. And for those who haven’t caught on, yet, I’m plagiarizing a quote in my title and taking some poetic license to boot.

If you have knowledge, let…

I saw an incredible video the other day that made a point that many others have tried to make throughout the centuries. … maybe not as successfully.

The man’s voice in the background said, “Throw this wine glass on the floor”. …

Sue Hirsch

Activist, Author, Secular Humanist, National of California, Wife, Mom, Daughter

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