I am a collector of stories. I watch people, I listen closely to them, I eavesdrop on their conversations in person and on social media, and I look …The Cruelty Sickness of Kind People
One day at a time. Life is good.
AP Photo/Butch Dill 500,000 people in a year, gone. 5 full University of Alabama Stadiums. 192 9-11 attacks. 8.6 Vietnam Wars. 500,000 lives in 12 …Grieving Half a Million American Lives
Dear 2020, We need to talk. (Whew, this is awkward.) I’ve been trying for twelve months to find the right way to say this, the perfectly constructed …Dear 2020, Please GTFO.
COVID beat America—completely, unequivocally, and historically. There’s simply no way around that truth. We have been decimated far beyond even the …The Virus Didn’t Defeat America, Freedom Did
For Calling The Spirit Back~by Joy Harjo Put down that bag of potato chips, that white bread, that bottle of pop. Turn off that cellphone, computer, and remote control. Open the door, then close it behind you. Take a breath offered by friendly winds. They travel the Earth gathering essences of plants to clean. Give … Continue reading