Thursday, April 15, 2010
Taking actions at hand
The main goal for the Green Festival is to motivate, participate, and activate.
Although this was my first time attending the spring festival, I felt like it was home and this is where I should be. As my eyes watched and observed the scene a part of me felt happy. I saw people dedicated and motivated to change the world. Everyone had something that would make our world a little better. "Try this, taste this". My mind was exploding, all I could think about was my family and friends. Me wanting them to live and eat healthy but the message is hard to get through. But I must say the session that took my breath away was the Grub politics and eco-cultivation topic. Two African American women and an African American guy talked about healthy eating and how it contributed to class, race, and art. My mind opened up and expanded as I sat and listened, I wanted to make a difference, I wanted to make a change. At that moment this was my chance, I looked at life in a whole new light, healthy eating and healthy living here I come...
Produced by:Rynesha Snowden