DAMN THAT BUCKET

DAMN THAT BUCKET

A couple weeks back, someone, somewhere, spoke of a bucket – an imaginary bucket they placed on their head. Kind things filled it. Unkind dumped it.  Memorial Day weekend, Peter and I went up North. Sam was on a canoe trip. I gave the bucket a try. It’s actually not...
MEANS MATTER MOST

MEANS MATTER MOST

I make the conscious decision not to blog on politics because there’s such fire in my belly over it. I’ve asked myself, is it because I’m a die-hard Democrat? I don’t think so. I could have voted for John McCain. I voted for Governor Baker. It’s not political. It’s...
MOTHER MIND

MOTHER MIND

My daughter is turning 33. I look through photographs. Mother mind amazes me. For that child, that baby, that infant, Feels as present to me  As the wonderful young Woman, mother, friend I have the honor To love and  Share with...
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WHAT?! …came roaring out from my depths last night, in the middle of making dinner, as NPR reported a group of middle school students had been harassed by MFA staff, guards and patrons a week ago this past Thursday. Why did it take a week for our public to hear about...
GOOD NEWS

GOOD NEWS

The good news is there is a cure for our stunted thinking and acting. To footnote – the following is a direct quote from ‘Don’t Label Me’, by Irshad Manji, p.269: “Most beings aren’t aware that they’re plurals, so they let others define them. But when you’re a...