I, Too Sing For America (My Answer to a Facebook Screed)

I, too sing America I am the darker brother. They send me to eat in the kitchen When company comes, But I laugh, And eat well, And grow strong. Tomorrow, I’ll be at the table When company comes. Nobody’ll dare Say to me, “Eat in the kitchen,” Then. Besides, They’ll see how beautiful I am … More I, Too Sing For America (My Answer to a Facebook Screed)

Amping Down the Anger: How to Heal the World in Three Simple Steps

My wife told me a story yesterday that was unnerving to say the least. She’d been visiting a friend in the San Fernando Valley and stopped off on the way home to buy some groceries. As she was standing in the checkout line with her stuff on the belt there was a guy behind her, … More Amping Down the Anger: How to Heal the World in Three Simple Steps