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Becoming Indigenous to this Land

Some Native American Elders have been quoted as saying, “These newcomers, they still have one foot on the boat!” There has been a call from them to us, that we newcomers must learn how to be indigenous to this land. 1,001 more words

Remembering my Dad

Paul J. MacDonald

July 28, 1937 – April 9, 2017

(with contributing thoughts from my brothers, Peter and Paul, and my sister Laura)

Dad was many things to many people, but he was a storyteller to all who encountered him. 1,211 more words


last night celebrating with @amfar honoring the incredible @donatella_versace & ...

last night celebrating with @amfar honoring the incredible @donatella_versace & Scarlett johannson


Link Rolling

Message in a Bottle

I release

these pieces

having held

and honored

and transformed

each one

into a prayer

in my heart.

I know they belong

not only to me, 33 more words



I found it didn’t

matter so much

just how things

played out

on the surface.

The wholeness

of the world

around me

and within

never left my side — 82 more words


Honoring Okla Elliot

A version of this post was featured on this series in December of 2010. It is being shared here today as As It Ought To Be mourns the loss of our founder.

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