Writing

How To Save The World, Boston

So start anywhere; just start now. We need you. Many of us find ourselves charged, either by that little voice inside us or the loud voice of external social and philosophical mandates, to “Save The World”.

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Nancy Farese
The Power of One Pen: Shooting in Liberia with Mercy Corps

I’ve known how to write my name since I was four years old, so as I watched Cedeh sit down with paper and a prized ink pen and slowly work through the letters of her name I had a sense of peering into someone’s shame. Then Cedeh looked up with a proud smile and I could see that she clearly had no time for self-consciousness…

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Nancy Farese
Finding Shelter

The refugee story is both as big as the world, with nation-state boundaries being drawn by international powers dividing families, and as small as the individual child, orphaned by violence and brought to safety by another child or relative. Their welcome is temporary.

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Nancy Farese