Sunday, April 12, 2015

Rooted to Resiliency: A CALL TO FREEDOM

Do you know how small island nations become imperial powers? They colonise and terrorise the mind. How else can they wield power with so few and so little land?

Can you free your mind?
Can you unlock the doors that small island thinking boxes into neat little origami disguise the fullness of freedom?

Mind games are like chains we cannot see,
make them visible.

Rooted to Resiliency
is about connecting to our truths,
reclaiming our voices,
from lost lands and far off, frozen faces, forgotten places,
standing in the here and now
where your destiny is written 
by you.
By your heart.
By your truth.

I may have no family tree,
but I stand here before you,
For my two mothers -- of body, spirit and eternal hope.

Native Province: Taipei & Jiangsu (mainland China) Hometown: Laguna Beach (OC), California Arrived in the USA: Dec 1979 / Jan 1980 Education: NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts & Harvard Generation: G2, “A Global Generation” Proud Big Sister of: Chris (from Seoul, South Korea) Why This Blog: “Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” 
Helen Keller