Today I Choose Joy

​At this point in my year it has become routine. Each day I wake up around the same time, lay in my bed for a few minutes huddled in the nest of cozy blankets and pillows I swaddled myself with throughout the night, and try to conjure the energy to move. When I finally muster… Continue reading

Hello April

“We dance even if there’s no radio. We drink at funerals. We talk too much and laugh too loud and live too large and, frankly, we’re suspicious of others who don’t.” Chris Rose The longer I live in New Orleans the more I acclimate. I have taken to using my car horn in traffic, moaning… Continue reading

2015 With Project Homecoming

The past six months have flown by! It seems like yesterday that I arrived in New Orleans and started working at Project Homecoming! So much has happened since my last blog, so I will try to include it all! At Project Homecoming we ended 2015 with a bang! Hosting our third annual gala where we presented 20 of our… Continue reading