Posts tagged love
being a single saint on Valentine's Day/Ash Wednesday

On Valentine's Day three years ago, I told a saintly, septuagenarian nun, "My life is harder than yours." She raised her eyebrows.  "I mean, it's harder for me to be single than it is for you," I explained. 

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how to make our wounded world well

In upstate New York today, there's a 13-year-old black, Muslim, refugee girl walking around with a broken heart who needs a kind smile, a gentle hug, a generous gesture. There are people like that in my neighborhood in San Francisco -- and your neighborhood, too.  

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Questions for the men who chant 'Blood and Soil.' Questions for the rest of us.