The quilt is done. In spite of Sara and Ann both being hit with illness, they have bent time to make it so. The messages of love and support from all of you are there ...
There should be voices singing laments, old songs for a new burning time.
There should be drums pounding, feet marching, by the hundreds of thousands. Black feet, white feet, ...
Thoughts are swirling like Fall leaves on a windy day. But it's Spring in America. A time of rebirth, renewal, of May's green rush after a long winter. Even so, too much of our country remains ...
I post a weekly diary of historical notes, arts & science items, foreign news (often receiving little notice in the US) and whimsical pieces from the outside world that I often feature in "Cheers & ...
Our beloved Swampyankee is $1500 behind on her bills for heat and electric and is almost out of food. She is in CT, just got home a little bit ago(about two weeks) from her third angioplasty, and ...
Laura and Dee Bush, the very first same-sex couple to marry in Alabama, walking out of the court house celebrating their ...
Racism is not an opinion. It is a fact.
White supremacy is one of the most powerful social forces and ideologies in the United States (and the West). As such, it is reflected in our political ...
ISIS burned Muadh al Kasasbeh, a captured Jordian fighter pilot, to death . They doused him with an accelerant. His captors set him on fire. Muadh al Kasasbeh desperately tried to put out the ...
I wasn't going to jump into this conversation, but I want to add another dimension to the discussion of the benefits vs. dangers of vaccinating. I feel qualified by the fact that my first-born child ...
I just got this note from Jack Thompson, Cedwyn's father.
"Cedwyn passed away tonight, quietly, gracefully and at peace."
He continued "Please pass our appreciation and gratitude to all of the ...