I love the work of photojournalist Paola Gianturco. In her new book, "Wonder Girls: Changing Our World" Paola captures the stories of 90 young female activists transforming the world around them using their intelligence, determination, creativity, and dreams.
Meet social justice entrepreneur Ron Finley, the gangsta gardener. "It kinda ain’t about food,” he told the Los Angeles Times, “it’s about food justice. If you aren’t eating healthy, nutritious, vibrant food, how’s anything in you gonna grow?"
Have you ever felt stalled or on the wrong path? I've felt that way, but this quote reminded me that there is always a reason. Getting to your goal is not always a direct line from point a to point b. There are so many things we are meant to learn. We are meant to take in the views, to enjoy the people we meet, and the places our crooked path leads. We need all of it, so have patience and learn along the way. Yours is a beautiful path.