The Only Thing We Have To Fear

“A bend in the road is not the end of the road… unless you fail to make the turn.”  — Author unknown I think it’s safe to say that in the Coronavirus we’ve all found a bend in our road and, I suspect, we’re wondering about the next turn. It’s also safe to say people are responding differently: Some deny there is a problem, others … Continue reading The Only Thing We Have To Fear »

Changing Our Hearts … And Laws

“Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.”  ― James Baldwin I, like many of you, have had my world stopped, once again, on the issue of racism. After the horrific murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis I called Jai, my surrogate nephew, to check in on him. Jai, who is both a St. Paul police … Continue reading Changing Our Hearts … And Laws »


Yesterday, an unfinished draft titled “Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address” was mistakenly published. Our apologies for the error. — Pat and Marsha