Category Archives: Making a Difference

We the People

MLK Quote

Did you cheer or jeer this week’s Supreme Court rulings? Whether you experienced elation or disgust in large part depends on your understanding of a short phrase. The constitution begins with the words, “We the People”. Who is included in … Continue reading

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Life Isn’t Fair

WaitingBench

How many times did your parents respond to your complaints by saying, “Life isn’t fair!” While annoying, their analysis is proving increasingly true. Our global economic system rewards “the winners” at the top with far more than they deserve while … Continue reading

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A Breath of Fresh Air

Flash in the snow

This morning I walked our dog Flash around the neighborhood. Turning a corner, I saw ahead of us two elderly smokers having a chat. Under my breath I complained to Flash about the upcoming pollution. I then held my breath … Continue reading

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