Home for the ‘Holler’ Days

My five-year-old nephew (all names in this blog removed or changed to protect privacy), once remarked that he could not wait for the “holler” days. It was reasonable that he believed the title was holler days, as at gatherings in in my large Tennessee family to be heard, one had to holler! But there is […]

Michael comments on Street Harassment in Houston

Hollaback Houston! is spreading the word against street harassment in the Bayou City.  Dr. Winters’ comments start at minute 1:18. Other posts you might be interested in: Dr. Michael Winters Talks Street Harassment with Houston Matters Houston Matters with Dr. Michael Winters Is Houston a Safe Place to Live?

The Gratitude Channel

The month of November means Thanksgiving in the United States. Traditionally, Thanksgiving involved setting aside time to reflect on and be grateful for that year’s harvest. To me, November is a month-long opportunity to explore gratitude at a deeper level. We can all take steps to heighten our awareness and depth of gratitude. But first, […]

Dr. Michael Winters Talks Street Harassment with Houston Matters

Dr. Winters once again joins Houston Matters to discuss street harrassment in Houston. Plus: From an unwelcome passing remark from a stranger to more overt cat calls, we discuss street harassment in Houston, with area psychologist Dr. Michael Winters, and Hermie Escamilla, Director of Hollaback Houston, a local chapter of a global network of activists […]