Category Archives for Reactions to…

CAN THERE BE “REAL CHANGE” WHERE THERE IS NO LOVE OR RESPECT FOR ONE ANOTHER?

  Can meaningful change that unites, not divide, come to pass if there is no love or respect for one another? Can we respect and love one another when there is a difference in ideology, political beliefs, and/or religion? This article is taken in large part from a comment I wrote after reading what I thought was […]

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Steve Martin and Ciarrie Fisher

REACTIONARY BACKLASH GOES TOO FAR

  Steve Martin Tweets “When I was a young man, Carrie Fisher was the most beautiful creature I had ever seen. She turned out to be witty and bright as well.” and people are outraged. As we slip into a New Year I wonder if anyone else has noticed how quick people are to react […]

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Golden Gate Bridge

CIVIL WAR! Is That What You Are Crying For?

This article can be seen as a PART TWO, to my previous article titled [From “Someone Please Blow Up Trump Tower” To Hope and Possibility]. It is written to express I can feel the the pain expressed by my friends and strangers alike.  I understand the fear that has polarized and griped our nations, but […]

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MLK and Jefferson Monument, partial MLK quote

FROM SOMEONE “PLEASE BLOW UP TRUMP TOWER” TO HOPE AND POSSIBILITY

  From Reaction to rationality is the journey I was forced to travel over a matter of seconds to hours.  Donald Trump’s victory struck me with an intense visceral reaction that I was shocked to experience.  Yes I was shocked as I realized that for a moment in time I was wishing someone would rush […]

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