Tag Archives: compassion

My friend, my family, I love you; please don’t do this…

To my friends and family who are supporting Donald Trump: I love you. Which is why I’m writing this open letter to you. If you continue supporting this man for president, you are putting a strain on our relationship. You … Continue reading

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Finding Life in Detention

(Finding Life in Detention was originally written for the BeZine, an online “e-zine” produced by the Bardo Group. Please check out the other amazing writing found in this and other issues of the BeZine!) I’ve only been working as a … Continue reading

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I’m not good at radical love.

(I’m not good at radical love first appeared on the blog Loved for Who You Are. Please visit them for more stories on living and practicing radical love!) I’m not good at radical love. Scratch that. I don’t think radical love is something … Continue reading

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(Taking) A moment to thank somebody…

Day 18: Activate a Social Network Thank a Person for Being Awesome This is part of the UU Blogging Workshops’s Zero to Hero Series Today’s assignment: If you’re already active on a social network, set up Publicize and link the account to … Continue reading

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Responding to Insanity: Thoughts on the Sandy Hook Tragedy

I am not a psychologist, a priest, a teacher or a parent. I am not an expert in anything. When I first heard about the recent horror in Newtown, Connecticut, I responded with the only thing I really have experience … Continue reading

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A case for charity.

Charity. Noun: The voluntary giving of help, typically money, to those in need. Help or money given in this way. My parents did a good job of raising me to be a man of charity; it was through action rather … Continue reading

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