My editor (me) believes that perhaps this writing is about “conundrums”, rather than “paradoxes”. He also believes that if this is critically important to you, you might want to stop now — and not continue reading.
2020 U.S. Presidential Election
White People are 57.8% of the U.S…
Several days ago I wore my new — wonderful — Minnie Mouse — T-Shirt. My partner and I both love the shirt!
Now — Minnie — certainly does not appear as the image of being “tough” or quite have the “Marilyn Monroe” or Kardashian look — or various — “neutral”…
Anthea Butler paints a compelling picture of our current toxicity- through: White Evangelical Racism: The Politics of Morality in America. Examples of her words may be helpful.
In the summer of 2019 in Mississippi, a couple was turned down when trying to rent Boone’s Camp Event Hall for their wedding…
Feeling the Pain
Others — Sharing
Me — Caring
Decades of Depression
The Pain Now
is Within Others I Care Very Much About
Not knowing Closely
Feeling Snippets of What Hurts Them
and Virtual Homelessness!
Losing One’s License — for…
Resma Menakem’s: My Grandmother’s Hands: Racialized Trauma and the Pathway to Mending Our Hearts and Bodies — is simply a classic — a Must Read!
One can, perhaps, disagree with his splitting of American people in one way — having a third category besides “white” and “Black” with “Blue” (police…
(Abortion Rights — Men) — Am I The Only One? I hope not! — Wed, September 1, 2021, 5:47 AM·3 min read
Washington — A controversial Texas law banning abortions after six weeks of pregnancy went into effect at midnight after the U.S. Supreme Court didn’t issue a ruling on…
Lost in My Sadness
Tears wetting me Deeply
7:15–7:20 — this morning
I was heading out on the
Pratt Street Pier
The waves were Strong
Voices — range Out
I hoped against hope!
People were seeking Help
I felt helpless
I called the Coast Guard
7:12 — another…
Some seem static — perhaps stuck
with the windswept smoke
The Spirit of One White Man
Intersecting in Part
Overlapping Spirit(s) then
to sashay in place
I’m a white, fairly liberal man. I am okay — with being who I am. I should do more for various reasons.
Before I can realistically do more, I need to deal with my own basic “survival”. I have various medical issues that I need to take care of. …
Joe Biden — Common Sense
1. The Pandemic is Moving Rapidly Forward
2. The Current “Opening Up” has been a Disaster
3. The Status Quo is Dangerous and Not Sustainable
You Have Two Clear Choices:
1. Pretend the Above isn’t True or
2. Take Action — Now