2018 International Women’s Day

2018 International Women’s Day

Greetings Special People From Both the Long Ago and Emerging Now! In recent years I’ve been mostly ‘out-of-sight-out-of-mind’ as my focus has been on undergoing and surviving what has been an exhausting, frustrating, scary journey– punctuated with glimmers of...
MY Afghanistan

MY Afghanistan

Savor a glimpse of pre-9/11 Afghanistan, a land of human warmth, harsh beauty, passion, rich culture and humor that completely captured my imagination as an adventuring 25 year old in 1970.   Background: In the early 1970’s young people flocked in all sorts of...
Why Play is Powerful

Why Play is Powerful

It’s been a long journey from multiple sclerosis to writing articles about the power and joy of play.  Lightheartedness was beyond imagination in those dark days when I could barely trudge up my front steps, felt isolated in my confusion and fear, and grieved the loss...

Moving house? Sing this song.

Lots of house moves inspired my parody song. If you’re moving house, I’m sure you’ll relate and you, too, can sing it to the tune of “My Favorite Things”. Moving House – “My Favorite Things” Rooms full of boxes and wide...

One Response to Earth Trashing

Published Tweed Valley Weekly Oct 10, 2012 Desperation about the CSG situation creates a desire in me—a life-long “good-girl”–to do something drastic against those responsible for this violence. Yet to return one violence with another only results in escalation and...