July 24, 2009: Skip Gates, local resilience
Community
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July 12, 2009: Interconnectedness
Simplicity
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June 24, 2009: Blame the rain?
Community
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June 8, 2009: On Flannery O’Connor and Race
Having recently taken a workshop on unlikable characters (Takeaway: Don’t get hung up on some readers’ need for sympathetic characterswhen writing fiction.), I have both created a main character who steals from her generous landlady/employer and reread Flannery O’Connor. Talk about unlikable
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June 2, 2009: Diversity as a Survival Tool
Stewardship
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May 26, 2009: What gets lost
Community
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May 19, 2009: Lynchburg’s Community Dialogue on Race and Racism
Community
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May 19, 2009: Drama on Longfellow Park
Peace
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May 4, 2009: Yesterday’s Panel Discussion, Jamaicaway Books
Community
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May 3, 2009: Progress report
Stewardship
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April 20, 2009: Now, listen my children. . . “
Integrity
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April 7, 2009: “Count on me”
Integrity
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March 25, 2009: “Night Tree Necktie Party”
Peace
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March 12, 2009:”Go tell it. . . “
Community
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February 28, 2009: “Nation of Cowards”?
Respect
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February 10, 2009: A teachable moment
Respect
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January 29, 2009: Happy anniversary, Owen and Lynda!
Equality
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January 15, 2009: Witnessing On the T
Respect
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January 4, 2009: Letter to the editor
Peace
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December 30, 2008: Redemption (and the Beloved Community
Community
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December 22, 2008: Happy Hannukkah
The problem with not writing for The Somerville Journal anymore AND taking a break from novel-writing is that everything, EVERYTHING becomes a possibility for this blog. The early morning light sparkling through the massive icicles hanging from our neighbor’s porch? The
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December 18, 2008: Allison’s “competition”
Simplicity
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December 17, 2008: “Christmas happens.”
Spirit/God
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December 16, 2008: Do I Need A Blog-off? Naw!
Community
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