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Post-election action plan

The presidential election deeply disappointed and shocked me and many other progressive people dumbstruck at the rise of a man who has exhibited disturbing bigotry, racism and misogyny, in addition to rejecting some of the foundational social services and compassion we depend on to make the world a more equitable place. 1,371 more words

Community/Work

Lesson from "The Five Owls" - 3-Step Process for Children Literacy

Credit for this should be given to Holly and Dan Dailey, who worked tirelessly in Minneapolis on this project between 1980 and 2005:

Step 1: Make time for reading with your children. 73 more words

Socioeconomics

Factors of Senior Health & Safety & Happiness Longevity

Factors of Senior Health . . .

Item #A – “Seniors”, for lack of a better term, have some commonalities:

Humor

Mixed graffiti

Early morning.

I pedal around a bend in an urban bike trail, paralleling the train tracks on my way to the city. And suddenly: an enormous profile of a woman’s face looking up into the sky. 550 more words

Commute

Sainthood

Celebrating the 800th Jubilee (1216-2016) 

Three major Dominican saints are celebrated this week.

Thursday, April 28th is the feast of St. Louis Marie Grignion de Montfort… 246 more words

Spirit

Today: A Higher Meaningfulness for 4-20

GOLDEN GATE PARK, S.F. – April 20, 2016, 1200 hrs. PDT –

‘man, did you catch the buzz?!?

“… and sure, I try a rice crispy AND a bit of brownie.” 39 more words

Humor

Sing it forward

A few songs into the show at the Birchmere, I realized I was smiling like I hadn’t smiled in days. Long. And hard. And irresistibly. 762 more words

Music & The Arts