Meditation for a March

This weekend, I’ll be attending the Women’s March on Washington.  Admist the preparation and the conversation and the planning that has ensued, I’ve, of course, been thinking about #whyImarch. Thinking about the number of sister marches around the country, and even the world:  616 and counting as of this writing, …

September 11th: a moment rooted in place and time

I remember the first time I realized September 11th had become an event that would fade out of active memory and into the pages of history books, when one day, people would no longer say, “I remember where I was when September 11th happened.” I was teaching the “contemporary” half …