Maya & Sign

Hope For #endtheclawback

Maybe I am naive, I have certainly been called that before, but after today’s meeting with all the advocates, poverty coalitions, alliances and councils at today’s First Call BC meeting with Minister Don McRae, Assistant Deputy Minister Molly Harrington and Representatives from The Family Maintenance Enforcement Program (FMEP), I am feeling, dare I say it, hopeful for change.

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Maya getting ready to protest!

Single Mothers’ Rights

I’ve been looking forward to today for a very long time. Its been two years since my government assistance cheque, was clawed back dollar for dollar from the one lump sum child support payment I ever received while on social assistance.

Why, might you ask was it the last one?

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My Oprah Collage

The Gift of Hope ~ Oprah

This is the story of a little Negro girl
who grew up to be a queen.

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Waiting For God’s Best

Everyone longs to give themselves completely to someone,
to have a deep relationship with another,
to be loved thoroughly and exclusively.

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I Prayed

Today was a very hard day. So, I prayed.

I prayed; in a secret place,
where no one, could see or judge.
To a God,
I’ll never fully understand,
but still believe; holds me gently
in His hand.

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