Category Archives: Making a Difference

We Belong to the Earth

Cowboy Panting

I had the privilege of delivering the following talk at Marin’s Climate March on Saturday, April 29, 2017.  Our Fox Terrier Cowboy is with us today. Everyone who truly loves a dog realizes that we don’t own our dogs. One … Continue reading

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Fear or Love in America


A couple of weeks ago, I joined activists to gauge a local politician’s support for a permanent, year-round, emergency shelter for those who live on the streets. The lukewarm response from our local official centered around the fear that more services attract … Continue reading

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Where Are Your Wounds?

Hole in Metal, Small

“Where are your wounds?” This was the question posed by Rev. Allan Boesak, a South African Dutch Reformed cleric and anti-apartheid activist, at the Parliament of World Religions. He said that at the end of our lives we will meet our … Continue reading

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