Cathren Housley

Cathren Housley

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Cathren is a multidisciplinary artist and a board member of the Peace Flag Project. Current projects: giant flags, documentary films and children's workshops with the Providence Community Libraries. Website: thepeaceflagproject.org

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Articles by Cathren Housley

Advice from the Trenches: Graduating from Design School
October 21, 2015 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Graduating from Design School

Dear Sister C; I just graduated from a design school as a top student. I had no problem dealing with ...

Samhain Arrives in New England
October 14, 2015 No Commentby

Samhain Arrives in New England

For most of us, October is the month of Halloween bringing costumes, candy and flying bats, along with TV reruns ...

Alt-Health: Find Your Tribe
October 7, 2015 1 commentby

Alt-Health: Find Your Tribe

Poets, artists and musicians have known it for hundreds of years, but now medical research confirms it: Loneliness and isolation ...

Advice From The Trenches
September 23, 2015 No Commentby

Advice From The Trenches

“When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro.” – Hunter Thompson We don’t live in a sane world. We’re ...

Alt-Health: Whacked
September 16, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Whacked

Watching the American health system operate is like watching a game of Whack-A-Mole: a symptom pops up, a doctor smacks it ...

Keeping Peace Alive
September 2, 2015 1 commentby

Keeping Peace Alive

In a world where acts of terrorism, violence and despair dominate the news, Ginny Fox, founder of the Peace Flags Project, ...

Gateway to Heroin
August 26, 2015 No Commentby

Gateway to Heroin

America today faces a heroin epidemic of surreal proportion, generating deaths from overdose, HIV and violent bloodshed between the drug ...

Alt-Health: The Garden Grows
July 15, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Health: The Garden Grows

Recent studies have shown STD rates rising at astronomical rates across the entire country. In our own state, between 2013 ...

Ask Dr. Brilliant Cliche and the Granny Doctor: Freedom
June 24, 2015 No Commentby

Ask Dr. Brilliant Cliche and the Granny Doctor: Freedom

Dear Dr. Brilliant Cliché; After I dropped out of school I got caught for a petty crime — I shoplifted ...

Alt-Health: Sunscreen, Summer and Skin Cancer
June 3, 2015 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Sunscreen, Summer and Skin Cancer

Every time I research a health topic, I uncover something that surprises the crap out of me. I assumed that sunscreen ...