Reasons to say yes

Like a lot of folks, the election at the beginning of the month have left me…okay, look, I have opinions that are perhaps best left for a venue where I am clearly speaking only for myself and my not-at-all coherent thoughts and the swearing involved in expressing them will reflect only on me. That said, […]

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We must all do something

“People will stop voting for Trump when it is no longer acceptable to vote for Trump. And we don’t get there by yelling “NO” once every four years. We get there by never letting anything slide, never letting anything go. By treating every racist microagression, every sexist joke, every ableist assumption like the threats to […]

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Honoring the Ancestors

One of my favorite annual traditions is coming up this weekend. Each year around Samhain, a group of local friends gets together for an Ancestors Dinner. It’s not a complicated thing (well, it’s not complicated for me, since I neither host nor organize the event) – it’s simply an opportunity to get together with friends […]

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