Important Dates…Earth Day is 22 April!
- Victoria Day (in Canada) for kindred spirits
- snapshots & whatnot: motivational FiSH!
- Mother-less on Mother’s Day
- snapshot(s) & whatnot: …oh, joy begin…
- snapshot & whatnot: an elephant, good grief!
- The Utility of Futility
- SNAPSHOTS & WHATNOTS: …contemplative turtles…
- ..dealing with grief and adversity…
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Category Archives: Advocacy Issues
It’s Earth Day 2017: a day to give thanks for our truly amazing planet… … and consider all that needs doing to protect it from imploding. Today our planet Earth faces huge climate change challenges, environmental degradation of natural resources, … Continue reading
Tomorrow many folks of many faiths will fill the streets of Washington, D.C. to raise awareness for unborn little ones in the 2017 March for Life. I realize the issue of abortion pushes emotional buttons, but here are my thoughts … Continue reading
As we commemorate World AIDS Day 2016, we remember the 35 million people who have died from AIDS related illnesses and the 37 million people around the globe who are currently infected with the disease. Before moving to Tanzania in … Continue reading
What happened to civility in our political discourse? On Sunday a spiffy Cadillac pulled up next to me at a stoplight. As a tinted window buzzed down, I thought, “what have I done wrong?” But the well-heeled lady waved and … Continue reading
Dashing about the mad ‘get-everything-ready’ holiday rush, it’s difficult to slow down to think about – Human Rights?? But today back in 1948 a war weary world came together to ratify the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. (Click here to … Continue reading
One of my most treasured memories of the Gaza Strip was carrying the special Easter ‘Sabt al Noor’ light from the Church of the Holy Sepulchre to the Orthodox Christians in Gaza. This involved receiving candlelight from the priests in … Continue reading
Today we celebrate women & women’s rights as International Women’s Day 2013 activities highlight progress & continued challenges around the world. I am so very blessed to have so many amazing women who impacted my life (click here to read … Continue reading