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by Judy Atchinson

A Stubborn Woman

A Daily Gazette community blog
QUEST leader's wanderings and musings

To Jordan

A no good very bad horrid day for Jordan.

Difficult weeks and better times

The past 3 1/2 weeks have been extremely difficult in this small city.

Ms. Independents

I do have some up and coming girls at QUEST. Real stand-up-and-speak-your-mind Ms. Independents.

2015: Another year

Well, yes, it’s another year. But yes, I am still driving that car that’s pulling that train that’s holding all those people. The ones that are my family.

Complete and worthy human beings

In this time of reflection and anticipation let us join together and hold hands with those lonely and troubled children who need to be seen as complete and worthy human beings.

Love makes an impact

There is so much sadness and despair in this small small city. It’s as if we have two cities: the poor and forgotten, and the theater goers and expensive dressers and the suits.

One wish

The children were asked to consider what they would do if they had a wish — and it needed to be something that they and the community could share and pass on.

An army of justice and love

Gun laws, Adderall and the true meaning of the holiday season.

Are you listening?

All of my children, you are my light and the world’s light. You are special and wonderful. The world is a better place because you are in it. And I am so proud to know you and to have been part of your life if only for a little while.

Teaching violence in Schenectady

If your family isn’t kind, how will the children know how to follow that direction?

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