Earth’s Bright Future

Historically, pandemics have forced humans to break with the past and imagine their world anew. This one is no different. It is a portal, a gateway between one world and the next. We can choose to walk through it, dragging the carcasses of our prejudice and hatred, our avarice, our data banks and dead ideas, our dead rivers and smoky skies behind us. Or we can walk through lightly, with little luggage, ready to imagine another world. And ready to fight for it. ~Arundhati Roy

Library Angels

Sometimes the book you need just appears. You never imagined it exists and then suddenly bam, it’s right there in your hand. Maybe that book sets you off on a new quest, or lightens your weighted heart, or snaps on a mental light switch. You’re never quite the same afterwards.

Articles & Essays

Some titles from the nonfiction vault. + Perspectives Benevolent Childhood Experiences  Back in my social worker days, I served as support group facilitator for adults who were abused as children. What held them together were experiences any of us can offer to children in our schools and neighborhoods. Mother & Child Are Linked At The … Continue reading Articles & Essays