Healing His story

Auschwitz

And this is why complete history must be taught, why books never burned, information not censored, cruelties not repeated... I found the artist's commentary as heart wrenching as the artwork, and a necessity for healing the self, and preserving humankind...then, now, always. His work is on one of my favorite blogs. See how it affects …

America Under Threat

Prison Cells

How Much Do You Love Living with Freedom?America is being called to unite right now ---not in January, after the inauguration. This isn't about Trump or Biden. This is about keeping our cherished freedom, which so many sadly take for granted. Whether Independent, Democrat, Republican, or non-affiliated, you are an American and live in what …

Aerating Ideas

Single flower amidst compacted soil

I welcome healthy discussion and a non-hostile open exchange of ideas...something almost antiquated with contemporary versions of communication such as shouting down, propaganda, fake news, and trolling. This makes me think of the importance of aeration. Compacted soil, like hateful rhetoric or one-sided Group Think with a buried agenda, prevents circulation and nourishment thereby starving …