At the Root of Violence

At the root of violence and prejudice is the erroneous thinking that there is a “we” and a “they”. There is only “us.” A thousand years from now, when we are time bleached bones, no one will care how the owner of those bones voted, what color the skin was, who they loved, how much […]

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Not Helping

Actual exchange this morning while out with my dog. Other: “Wow. she’s really showing her age. How old is she?” Me: “Uh…Seven.” Other: “Yeah. That’s about as long as they live. Oh, well.” Me: I say nothing..aloud. If I said what was going through my head at the moment I’m pretty certain that Other’s head […]

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