Priorities~ A Rant

I may be wrong.  I may not have all the answers…  but I’m not giving in to the latest sensationalism and I’m not giving up on our potential to create a sustainable and equitable solution.

From Paradox to Paradigm Shift

Letting go, I relax and observe the things in my life that I blame for distracting me from fully experiencing it, yet I find that the only way out is to dig deeper in myself and find a few of the paradoxes that identify me as an individual and us as a society.  When I look…

Occupy this…

On a warm October afternoon, I joined 250+ of my neighbors in supporting the Occupy Wall Street (OWS) protest in my own small town.  My sign said “Capitalism isn’t wrong, Greed is”, which sums up my feelings about the corporate takeover of our government to further Wall St. profits.  It has been a long time…

A Reflection on Labor Day

Ten years ago, I didn’t know what Labor Day was for.  At that time, it meant that I got paid an extra $2.50/hr if I volunteered to work that day.  It wasn’t until I took American History in College that I began to understand the struggles that people went through to put an end to…