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Working Through Words

Some writers, Flannery O’Connor and Joan Didion for instance, have written that they don’t know what they think until they’ve written it down

Planting and Praying

Bulbs often provide the first color of Spring. Native wildflowers bloom later and provide food for butterflies and bees. Wildflowers are often considered

Uncrossing Our Wires

Every month I ask myself, should I keep writing? I worry about missed words, extra words, and significant typos.

The March of History

One online calendar for March commemorates thirty causes, including Brain Injury Awareness, Women’s History, Irish American Heritage, and Kidney.

Memoir: Chapter One

National Public Radio’s 2021 list of 369 “Books We Love” includes four memoirs. One, “Pregnant Girl,” describes Nicole Lynn Lewis’s experience as a

Belief and Health

People talking provides the first narratives of anything. Western civilization values print history over oral history because reading and writing demonstrate higher levels

Kitchen Conversations and Personal Power

Organized institutions and systems, and the individual people functioning within those systems have moving parts and institutional memories.

Going to Seed

My garden is going to seed. Across my yard, the purple coneflowers have lost their petals, spiky brown seed heads remain.

School’s Always in Session

August is back to school season for many people. In August 2021, we are still surfing the waves of COVID 19.

History’s Emanations

A recent NY Times Op-Ed piece asks, “Can Silicon Valley Find God?” In a controlled study, doctoral candidate Linda Kinstler sought answers she