thinking thursday.

mind :: my brain and yours The State of the Union Address. I'm reminded each time how easy it is to criticize and how much harder it is to help. Cynicism is a negative intention. This is as true now as it was during the Bush administration. I'm trying to hold...

thinking thursday.

Let's imagine it's still Thursday. Yesterday was a day of canceled flights and mechanical failures and missed connections and airport food and fun, so here's Thinking Thursday just a tad late. mind :: my brain and yours Let's take a class at Yale. An...

poetry wednesday : you, me, us

white-out It was as if someone had changed the channelfrom placid vista into television static.For a second, all I saw was blindness, a sudden jumblethat erased the swaying trees, the ski trails slickfrom that day’s chairlift offspring. Even the guidepostsof the...

thinking thursday : haiti

Here is my post on Facebook this morning: The people in Haiti love their children and parents and partners and lives just as we do. Lean toward them. Help in any way you can. Inaction is an action. Do something. Six Ways You Can Help in Haiti : the author includes...