Sunday, January 22, 2017

Women's March in NYC, 1/21/2017

Yesterday TQ and I joined up with a bunch of paddling friends for the Women's March in NYC. He and I never actually got to march, the number of people that turned out exceeded expectations and it took more time to get things moving than we had (lost a friend in December and his memorial service was yesterday, wouldn't have missed that for anything and I'm very glad we went), but we can at least say that we took a stand! Amazing day in NYC, powerful and peaceful. Thank you Mary for putting this together, and to Melinda Beck for permission to use her artwork as a sign (she's an amazing graphic designer and this was for a recent editorial by John Kerry in the NY Times - she shared it on Facebook and I loved it), and to everyone out there who marched yesterday. What a day.  Here's a bunch of pictures - no more writing, click on the first picture for a slideshow view.  



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6 comments:

Keep Reaching said...

Bravo to you and everyone who participated.

bonnie said...

Thanks! It felt great to be out there. Hope we can keep up the momentum!

Nasreen Iqbal said...

These are great pictures and the whole mood encourages me!

bonnie said...

Thanks! I left that march feeling optimistic.

bonnie said...

Wow. Nastygram deleted. Yuck.

Frankie Perussault said...

thanks Bonnie. I've moved from FaceBook to Google+ and added your post there.