Tag Archives: Gay Rights

For My Gay* Friends, My Muslim Friends, and My Fellow Americans and Christians

Fifty dead. Dozens more wounded. Heavy hearts. Anger. Grief. Blame. First I want to say that I stand with my gay friends. You and your community have endured too much horror and terror. No one deserves, ever, for any reason, … Continue reading

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And a Miserable Mother’s Day to You, Too

Tomorrow is Mother’s Day.  I loath Mother’s Day.  I’m debating not even going to church and just staying home in bed while the kids play video games. While raising my kids is a huge part of what has shaped who … Continue reading

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Sunday Spoken Word Special

My lovely readers may have caught on by now that I firmly believe both in equality and justice for all people and in the value of poetry to speak truth to power on behalf of the weak.  It is my … Continue reading

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