Reynolds Retreat Reflections

I recently had the wonderful opportunity to attend a two-day kickoff retreat for a social entrepreneurship scholarship program I was part of as a college student at NYU. The Catherine B. Reynolds program is “designed to attract, encourage and train a new generation of leaders in public service. The program ¬†exposes a highly selective group of undergraduate and graduate students to the cross-disciplinary¬†¬†skills, experiences and networking opportunities needed to advance and support their efforts to realize sustainable and scalable pattern-breaking solutions to society’s most intractable problems.” Continue reading

Freedom Is…

Freedom is:

the sweet song of a mockingbird

speaking truth to power

with the lightness and grace of a flower

flowing with love, hour after hour

Freedom is:

a state of mind

that is kind

and one in which I find

no room or reason for a bind

Freedom is:

the dawn of each new day

waking up with a spirit of play

as if to say

Hey!

Life is what you make of it.

You can read more about freedom from the following posts: The Dance of Freedom, The Lotus Blooms and Prisoner of My Mind.