LGBTQ


thanksgiving
Duke During my meditation this morning, a man appeared in my mind I knew about 25 years ago. I’m reminded how he changed my life —changed my perception about what had been unfamiliar up until then. In 2016, I wrote a series titled “The Ten Gratitudes” a collection of life […]

JOURNAL ENTRY November 23: THANKSGIVING


human condition
  JOURNAL ENTRY Oct 15: Anxiety and excitement can very much feel the same. There is so much to be excited about, my third book was finished earlier this year, and I’m in the middle of recording this CD. For an artist, these fruits are beautiful gifts. My life today, in […]

Doing our Best to do WHAT’s BEST






transformation
It is humbling as we surrender. Peace comes to us through our desire to end suffering — not just our own, but for all sentient beings. We think we must get harder and more armored in life but we really need to become softer — it’s sobering. Asking for help […]

Becoming Softer



Women's March
I stand in love and solidarity for women’s rights. Women’s rights are human rights. And today’s Women’s March represented dignity, equality and inclusiveness for all people, all color, all race, all gender, all forms of life. This is why I write. This is why I’m an artist. It is to […]

Historic Women’s March


Possibility
When we ask how? I will say — I see you —YOU MATTER, I hear you — YOU are LOVED. Can I help? We hear you and we see you. The promise I make and I hope you make too is to work toward unity. To be the bridge builder, […]

HOW CAN I HELP


Human Rights
“If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.” –  Martin Luther King, Jr. You may feel alone, but you’re not. We hear you, we see you, we will all continue to […]

YOU ARE NOT ALONE