Tag Archives: hope

our cyber light

“If God is not in cyberspace and we have to bring him there, how do we do that?”                  — Thomas Friedman* When I first heard that question, I said, “Yes—we must find a way!” But after some thought, I … Continue reading

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what’re we doing here?

Buckminster Fuller once asked himself, “What is Man?” After considering all that we do, he decided Man was basically a problem-solver. When I heard him relate this story, years ago, during a lecture in San Jose, California, his conclusion made … Continue reading

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positive ID

  I identify with Michael Vick… Yes, that Michael Vick—the pro football quarterback who spent 21 months in prison for his involvement in a dog fighting operation. I’m not saying his story in some way mirrors my story… I’m not … Continue reading

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I ask the patient Reader to indulge me…

  I ask the patient reader to indulge me… …as I offer the poem below—a poem of my own making—for possible inclusion in our new mythology. Though the poem isn’t a myth… I believe it includes qualities needed in any … Continue reading

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Small Hands Effort

  On this election day… …let it be known that I’m tired of being told to “make yourself heard at the ballot box”… …that I’m tired of being told to “write your Congressman” (or woman). I want to take a … Continue reading

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May We Cobble Together

If our new mythology is to have a text… …it will most likely be cobbled together from many sources of wisdom—just as religious texts have been in the past. With that in mind, I offer the passage below, from historian … Continue reading

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