Memory Making and Erasing

"What matters in life is not what happens to you but what you remember and how you remember it"  – Gabriel García Márquez Every day experiences accumulate to make up the memories that define... Read More

Stewardship, the G20 & Honey Bees

Stewardship is defined by Merriam-Webster as "the activity or job of protecting and being responsible for something" With more than 20 heads of state and government in Hamburg for the G20 Summit, the... Read More

Your Words Matter

Dear Mr President: Your words matter, and your words trouble me It is true that sometimes people say things without thinking We have all blurted out words that we wish we could take back But, Mr... Read More

What is Your Domino?

A brutal civil war in South Sudan has over 3 million people on the run according to David Milliband, president of the International Rescue Committee In Yemen, a cholera outbreak puts many more are at... Read More


Part Belgian Malinois, part Rhodesian Ridgeback, all Rescue Nike came to us cowering, quivering, and showing behaviors of an abused and abandoned pup Now more than two years later, she is a loyal... Read More

That Way Madness Lies…

Shakespeare was the master of tragedy And King Lear is the quintessential tragic hero Driven to madness by a cosmic collision of errors and misfortune, King Lear laments, "O, that way madness lies;... Read More