When I was a sophomore in college one of my dearest friends became pregnant. She and her boyfriend, who was and still is a very good person, struggled with what to do. Ultimately they made the choice to have an abortion. There was nothing easy or casual about that decision.
This is the sermon I preached on Maundy Thursday at St. Giles Chapel here on the Deerfield Episcopal Retirement Community campus. I don’t usually post…
I feel like I have been teetering and wobbling back and forth between hope and heartbreak. The situation in Ukraine not only breaks my heart on a daily…
I recently had the pleasure of attending an excellent program about trees that included two TED talks. One of the talks was about the giant redwoods and…
Don’t get me wrong. I love the New York Times. I am a paid subscriber and I read the Times every day, plus I am totally addicted to the Mini Crossword…
by Kate Maynard
The word potholders—also correctly written as two words pot holders—exactly describes their purpose: something that helps you hold on to a pot. I…
My blog had been full of political ponderings recently, so I thought today we might take a break and go for a lighter discussion. I am not an excellent…
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