Musings

Hey God

Hey God(c) By Alice Vo Edwards 4/21/2019 Hey god If you’re out there… Can you hear me? I’m just lying here Sending up a prayer To the man upstairs. To the man upstairs Hoping that you hear my prayers Can you hear me? Lying here There’s nothing in this world More precious than this heart …

Suicide Prevention: An Allegory of Oceans and Emotion

(C) Alice Vo Edwards As a child, when I first began swimming in the ocean, family members and signs at the beach warned about the dangers of undertow, and invisible currents that unexpectedly pull me under if a wave swept me out from shore. I was not only told about the potential danger, but talked …

Don’t let COVID19 Increase Discrimination against Women and negate all the efforts we’ve put into workplace equality!

Perhaps you’ve read the news recently and seen the articles about how workers working from home are working three hours longer per day on average and facing increased stress, burnout, and health challenges as a result (2) On top of this additional unpaid work time, and challenges with time management, parenting and overseeing online education, parents …

Helping Workers Thrive Through Technology and AI Integration

How tech is transforming the workplace and creating opportunities for people with disabilities including mental health challenges. Today’s corporations have embraced the fact that hiring and retaining employees goes beyond just offering a higher salary and increasingly demonstrate their understanding that the high stress level in today’s fast-paced workplaces requires a willingness to use innovative …