seeking sanctuary

seeking sanctuary

Truthfully, you cannot nod your head as the US responds to blast a chemical plant in Syria without also recognizing that the reason Syrian people began to flee 2 years ago was a valid one. Perhaps now we understand a little better? I met the kids you see pictured here in the distance during one [...]

die here or go on … the cry of Afghanistan

die here or go on … the cry of Afghanistan

Because that war over there is changing my life here.

from Keleti in Budapest – a story of power

Power. Standing in the middle of a swell of humanity in the Keleti station, I was keenly aware of my power. As a woman. As a western woman. As a westerner. On that day, I came to Keleti train station in the midst of what some historians are calling the biggest Refugee Crisis in Europe [...]

the world waits in budapest’s keleti train station

the world waits in budapest’s keleti train station

In Syria, we are looking for a place where we won't die.