Unsettled, Unsentimental, Unwilling to Give up the Idea of Peace

Friday’s terrorist attacks in Paris brought a media blitz in the U.S. that clearly showed how this country is biased as to which acts of war get our attention. The horrific evil of Friday’s events notwithstanding, we pay a lot more attention to white people in familiar settings who get killed than to darker-skinned people […]

The Angel Card Experiment: Today’s Card is “Peace”

To begin this post, I jotted down my first thoughts while drinking coffee at a neighborhood coffeehouse: PEACE a slowing of breath, of heartbeat a calm pond, serenity a ceasefire – global, political, or between lovers, friends, family Christmas slumber, death breaking of bread – via religion or a shared meal a clean bedroom quiet […]