How To Be a Pharisee in Politics

Once you can point to a wrongdoer, you become justified in doing anything you like, however dishonest, however cruel, however evil!”
– Thomas Merton

Shipwrecked

His approach was stealth, quiet, brooding, and dark. He came over my soul and spirit and in one bite severed my hands. Not my heart, no – my hands. I could no longer grasp the driftwood or the bread of hope.

Dear Little Girl…

Little girl, by degrees your littleness will leave. By degrees so will you.

The Man, The Morning & The Mourning

I too hunger for justice, truth and hope.

If you need me, you will find me in a secret and sacred place.

With an upturned chin to Him who is Justice, Truth, and Hope.

The coffee is hot.
The candles are lit.

The flame is small but bright enough to illuminate the way.

My way.

NDA’s

NDA’s pay for silence. 

“Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented. Sometimes we must interfere.” –
Elie Wiesel

Indeed we must.

“Moving To Mend”

I am coming to The Courage Conference in October 2018 to share with you how to use “Motion as Lotion,” how to remove the residue of ruin, and how to thaw the frozen bits. I come to you with years of not only professional, but personal experience, cradled in still aching arms. 

My Mother’s Child

In my family of origin, as well as in my mother’s, children did not have rights, and we all suffered for want of them.

A Personal Note…

Not speaking was confirmed by crushing circumstances, brutal beatings, sexual abuse, and wholesale neglect.