This poem was presented as part of the Love and Change: A Journey of the Spirit session at UUA General Assembly on June 27, 2014 No one needs to tell you to breathe. You don’t need permission, For you are already breathing. You have been breathing your entire life outside of the womb. You know […]

Another shooting. While I was waiting for my laundry to finish this morning, I sat in my car writing.  Across the street from the laundromat is a residential care facility.  I’ve often sat in this spot and I watched as women, who I will assume are mostly Muslim (by their headgear) and possibly immigrants, walk in […]