When the radio show first began, a fellow colleague began tweeting the research related to this project with the hashtag, #redemptiveliteracies. Because this was not my original hashtag idea ... I wanted to give credit to where credit was absolutely due. Thank you to my fellow colleague, my friend, Miguel Vasquez, who made #redemptiveliteracies have … Continue reading #RedemptiveLiteracies
I haven't wanted to write in a long time. Probably since 2009. And I mean the kind of soul-deep writing that in order to stop thinking about how much I need to write, I actually sit down to write. So, I'm writing. I cannot tell you how many people have scolded or ridiculed me about … Continue reading Telling: Tattoos, a Map for Remembering
Attn: educators, professionals, clinicians, physicians, caseworkers, community outreach coordinators, and +, please disseminate this voluntary and anonymous survey to students/persons 18-25 years of age who live/work/go to school in Staten Island! This is also open to anyone who is 18-25 years of age (you don't need 3rd party involvement)! TYSA Survey [The survey is being … Continue reading Tackling Youth Substance Abuse Survey
"Voices from Rock Bottom" is a live-stream radio show that is dedicated to sharing recovery stories of alcoholism and addiction with the community. If you have a story or personal experience, or are a family member, loved one, or even if you are a professional working with alcoholics and addicts in recovery, please call or … Continue reading Got a Recovery Story?
So, because #redemptiveliteracies is not my original hashtag idea ... I decided to give credit where credit was absolutely due. Thank you to my fellow colleague, my friend, Miguel Vasquez, who has made #redemptiveliteracies matter. Miguel and I crossed paths during the start of my doctoral journey at St. John's in 2015. But, it wasn't … Continue reading How #RedemptiveLiteracies Became an Important Hashtag for “Voices from Rock Bottom”