Love Wins

Love Wins

I was once a cat hater. Brought up on dogs, my world view was shaped by slobbery kisses, exuberant wagging tails, and good-natured, “always ready for adventure” personalities.I had all sorts of preconceived notions about cats and their world: sandpaper tongues,...

Mo(U)Rning In Minneapolis

Mo(U)Rning In Minneapolis

“...until justice rolls down like waters and righteousness like a mighty stream.”—Martin Luther King, Jr. Many friends and family have reached out to my spouse and me to see how Minneapolis is doing right now, so I took a drive through some of our city neighborhoods...

The Apron

The Apron

A souvenir apron from New York City in 1964 becomes an enduring love note from my grandmother. November 19, 1964. My grandmother—on her first and only trip to New York City from Alabama where she lived her entire life— bought this apron on the day I was born. ...