Is This Our Fault?

“I don’t think this is just about global warming,” said my friend as we sipped coffee together. What will fracking do to the water…

In the Throes of Being Born

With Mother’s and Father’s day now behind us, I am aware of something Seth Myers said on Fresh Air to Terry Gross on becoming a…

Ropes, Insanity and the Divine

“I’ve had it.” “I’m done.” “I don’t know where to turn.” Or, to put it in Twelve-Step lingo: “I’m powerless! I need a Power…

I Wonder, Woman …

Who can be saved? That’s what the disciples wonder after Jesus tells them it is easier for a camel to go through the eye…

A Time to Weep

Memorial Day – In one of the most watched scenes, viewed over and over on television by millions of people, a homeless vet dies and…