In Need of Beauty


I started writing a different piece this month. Halfway through an essay on how everyday racism bubbles up among good people, I stopped. “That’s fine,” I thought. “I’m ahead of my deadline on this. I’ll finish it up in a … Continued

War is Over


. Lest we despair…may we know, deep in the centers of our souls, that in these times – of war, dissension, poverty, injustice, hatred, schism, and pernicious denial – people came together to create beauty. People gathered to share the … Continued