Police Reform–Some Readings

While things may have calmed down after the 2020 U.S. elections, the COVID-19 virus still rages through our country, as does a plague of unrest, uncertainty, and contention. Among the viruses causing the latter plague are fears–and in some cases, outright denial–that our police force is not the protective shield we wish it were. Regardless of where you stand on […]

Can We Talk? Like, Really Talk?

Can we talk? Please? We really need to talk. Like, really talk. Actually, we need to have a dialogue, with not just talking but also active listening, efforts to understand, all of us putting our all into expressing all that we feel and think on some really complicated, thorny matters, and then listening when others do the same. You ask: […]

Books That Should Be Made Into Movies

Did you know that Goodreads has a list of 28,871 books that its users have said should be made into movies, the top ten of which are all YA titles? They are: City of Ashes, by Cassandra Clare Hush, Hush, by Becca Fitzpatrick City of Glass, by Cassandra Clare Clockwork Angel, by Cassandra Clare Marked, by P.C. Cast Graceling, by […]