Radical Love Is The Medicine For These Times

Radical love is the medicine for these times. As we encounter so much overwhelming violence and darkness, our pledge must not be to “fight” it, but rather smother it with unconditional love. From the words and behavior of our President all the way down to...
How Beavers Teach Us To Be Better Humans

How Beavers Teach Us To Be Better Humans

Photo credit: Louis-Marie Preau — read below for the incredible story of how this photo was captured. Beavers are remarkable creatures. By studying the habits of their lives, we can learn how to be better humans. Their wisdom can guide us on how to...
Thanksgiving Tips for Civil Discourse

Thanksgiving Tips for Civil Discourse

Cartoon Photo Courtesy of The Mercury News 11/16/16 Thanksgiving — a time of a gathering with family and friends to share gratitude can also become, in these trying times, a cauldron of fuming political and social discourse that sends us running away from the...
Marijuana Legalization Still Smart Policy for Maryland

Marijuana Legalization Still Smart Policy for Maryland

It was ten days before the election and our insurgent 2014 campaign for Governor was growing increasingly confident that we were in the running for an endorsement from The Baltimore Sun, the state’s paper of record. Such an endorsement would help us double down on the...
About those election results…

About those election results…

We will be missing the underlying lessons of the dark side of this chaos if we think all of the work at hand should be focused solely on elections. We can’t give all this work over to the politicians. WE have a calling and duty to show up in big ways, too! This...