I read the following headline today: In full disclosure, I did not bother reading the article. I let my mind do what it does best: draw conclusions solely based on my own observations. A tried and true Science. So, why do Christian's seem to place Christmas on a pedestal and Easter as just another time… Continue reading What’s More Important: Christmas or Easter?
It has been a full year now since I began the act of intentionally setting aside each morning to practice a spiritual discipline. What felt most comfortable for me was meditation, silence, and contemplation. During this year of setting my alarm earlier than usual, I learned much more than I could ever adequately describe on… Continue reading My Year of Spiritual Disciplines Practice
Just over a year ago, I found myself volunteering with The Women's March in Chicago. Another woman and I were in charge of directing foot traffic from one of the "L" stops downtown. Basically, I was yelling at arriving protesters to walk up the steps and take a right. As I stood there, though, an… Continue reading Women’s March & Motivations
It wasn't until this afternoon, sometime while reading another opinion article on Aziz, that I felt something inside me spark and fade. A memory resurrected from the grave, I felt its presence lurking somewhere in my body ... behind my eyes, maybe. In play-back mode, I could see myself in the front seat of his… Continue reading Unspoken Histories
Some moons ago, I encountered a moment I believe we are all familiar with, especially in the age of social media. I found myself staring at a post and comment that was, in my mind, so socially and politically incorrect that I thought my arms were going to separate from my body in a haste… Continue reading Fool Energy
It is the 31st of December and I wonder how many others, like me, find themselves in front of a screen. The year 2017 has been a year. It has been filled and emptied; full of exclamations and question marks. In February of this year, I think my heart had had its fill. Doing the… Continue reading 2017 – Boy, bye.
For anyone that has followed the sexual assault allegations against the many, many men lately, it feels overwhelming. It has made me wonder how many remain in the shadows because they do not hold a title like Producer or Senator or Director. And while all the stories against these men are equally disturbing, there is… Continue reading Roy Moore & The Evangelical Card