Like so many activists who have supported the rising star Democrat since the beginning, I’m angry beyond belief

As many of us in California know, the winds of October can be cruel. And for the congresswoman in my district, rising star freshman Katie Hill, the month was particularly brutal. Her life and our district went up in flames on the very same day.

Fire rushed down the hillsides…

Finding out you need surgery is stressful to most people. Added to that stress is not knowing what you’ll need at home to have a smooth post-operative recovery.

When my doctor told me I needed a hysterectomy with a large incision to remove some monster truck-sized fibroids, I spent a…

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When I was a kid, I loved to skip. I also liked to hop, jump, take the stairs two at a time while balancing my weight on the rickety banister in my aunt’s two story Victorian. …

Ariel Penn

Ariel Penn @arielpenn, Campaign volunteer for Christy Smith. Writer: “The Mrs. Club: A Witness to the Birth of Marriage Equality Finally Finds Her Bride.”

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