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December 2018

"Hope and optimism are different. Optimism tends to be based on the notion that there's enough evidence out there to believe things are gonna be better, much more rational ... whereas hope looks at the evidence and says, 'It doesn't look good at all. Doesn't look good at all. Gonna go beyond the evidence to create new possibilities based on visions that become contagious to allow people to engage in heroic actions, always against the odds, no guarantee whatsoever'." Cornel West

My New Year’s resolution!

“Trees are poems that the earth writes upon the sky.” Khalil Gibran

In this season of darkness, I find it helpful to look up and remember that our spiritual ties with the physical earth run deep.