Dear 45

January 22, 2017   Dear 45, I want you to know that you are not the last misogynistic man that women will let get away with dominating them.  That was the guy before you in our lives.  You are the one we will not let get away with taking away our rights. Many of us, … More Dear 45

Virtual Reality

I was listening to NPR as I was driving home from work today and had tuned into an already begun conversation. Apparently, the NPR journalist was interviewing someone representing the New York Times. The person was describing to the journalist a new media for reporting the news. I just caught the tail end of the … More Virtual Reality

The Message I Heard From Pope Francis

“Deafening Anonymity” That was Pope Francis’ description of our unwillingness to turn towards, look at, recognize those people we do not want to see; the homeless, the poor, the disenfranchised, the non-believers, the suffering, the ones who frighten us. His words entreated those who would hear him to “Wake up”, “Go forward” and reach out … More The Message I Heard From Pope Francis

Things I learned about Parenting (while providing equine therapy to young addicts in treatment)

Mostly I learned how many people don’t have a clue how they are abusing their children. I was not a good mother. I was self-absorbed, selfish and self-centered. I loved my three sons authentically but also egotistically, they were an extension of me. I took great pride in the fact that there probably wasn’t another … More Things I learned about Parenting (while providing equine therapy to young addicts in treatment)