All systems are corrupt

June 21, 2024
All systems are corrupt. I loved this line from my current favorite series, For All Mankind on AppleTV+.  Not because I like corruption but because I think it's...

The day we lost our innocence

March 19, 2024
We were all young like this once... our faces reflecting the innocence common to all children. What I wouldn't give for some of that now. Watching JFK: One Day in...

In this world but untethered to it

February 23, 2024
"We are not human beings having a spiritual experience; we are spiritual beings having a human experience."  (said by French philosopher and Jesuit priest Pierre...

Two things at once & I don’t mean shots

February 9, 2024
Most of us have seen Travis Kelce of my beloved Kansas City Chiefs in his "two-things-at-once" ad. I was reminded of it the other day when I posted a query about the...

Some people are smarter than others

September 20, 2023
In today's world the idea that some people are smarter than others might seem shocking. Some might object. Because some people put great store in the idea that...

Why must we rush to judgment?

August 21, 2023
As I write, two Maui officials have resigned, and it's only been about week since the horrible fires that took so much from these beautiful people. It was a huge...

How the age of political correctness is not aging well

June 6, 2023
It is entirely possible to have questions about the performance of a woman of color in an elected office. Even when our politics are left of center. So do not...

Why am I getting so crabby and intolerant?

October 4, 2022
Feeling pretty out of sorts and intolerant these days, and it's showing up in strange ways. Like this blog post. So be forewarned--and if you're not up for it, close...

Everyone’s got a role (though it can be hard to accep...

August 16, 2022
I've come to believe that everyone plays a role in this world of ours. Even the people who make us uncomfortable. Who frustrate us. Or those we wish would just pack...

How I rid myself of social media anxiety

January 11, 2022
"...we still need to discuss this. We live in this world together.... what is this conversation really about?" ~Wagechi Mutu in an interview. This one is...

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