Thanksgiving 2012

It’s only fair to share… The world begins at a kitchen table. No matter what, we must eat to live. The gifts of earth are brought and prepared, set on the table. So it has been since creation, and it will go on. We chase chickens or dogs away from it. Babies teethe at the … [Read more…]

National Writing Project – Las Vegas 2012

It’s only fair to share… Each year, right before Thanksgiving time, a special group of educators gather together to celebrate the importance of writing.  Writing in its many forms is the signature means of communication in the 21st century, and the National Writing Project envisions a future where every person is an accomplished writer, engaged … [Read more…]

After the Storm

It’s only fair to share… What I notice first within           this rough scene fixed in memory is the rare           quality of its lightning, as if those bolts were clipped           from a comic book, pasted on low cloud, or fashioned           with cardboard, daubed with gilt then hung overhead           on wire and … [Read more…]