Perhaps You Need a Little Feminist Poetry

Women, liberals, reasonable people. Our collective heart is broken. When we look at the world, the nation and our society as a whole, it is obviously broken. What can be done? How can we take action at the personal, family and neighborhood levels in order to cultivate awareness, compassion, understanding, and ultimately, peace? I don’t know. Maybe…… Continue reading Perhaps You Need a Little Feminist Poetry

Only Love: the legacy of MLK

Every year when I read a biography of Martin Luther King, Jr. aloud to my third grade class, I get all choked up when he is assassinated at the end. It’s like watching Titanic and always hoping—maybe this time they won’t hit that damn iceberg. Everyone will survive! But, no. The ship sinks and Martin…… Continue reading Only Love: the legacy of MLK