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extraordinary ordinary people

I say Martin Luther King, Jr. blessed all us ordinary folk… …when he chose not to join the Freedom Riders on their trip. In 1961, that multi-racial, multi-generational group boarded buses and traveled throughout the South to protest segregation. Leaving … Continue reading

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the best of the worst

  To me, it’s the most incredible scene of an incredible film… The film is Martin Scorsese’s Goodfellas… …and the scene occurs in a nightclub.  A group of hard-core mafia guys, out with their girlfriends, listen as a crooner smoothly … Continue reading

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I Have Met Chicken Little

  To paraphrase that famous quote from Walt Kelly: I have met Chicken Little and he is me. Chicken Little is that “small self” that hollers and squawks under the pressure of the slightest threat.  That voice can actually be … Continue reading

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Great North

  In my dreams of Canada, I’ve found a connection to Native American myth and legend.  Once again, my dreams have taken me from the personal to the collective. “Canada” may appear in my dreams in many different ways.  A … Continue reading

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