Take It from Lady Liberty

Take it from Lady Liberty

A view of Lady Liberty is a short walk from the World Trade Center. What a contrast!  On one hand there is a reminder of what dogma does in our world. On the other, a symbol of love, freedom, and inclusion of all people. “Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to…

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The Danger of Dogma

The Danger of Dogma

The World Trade Center Memorials are one of the most moving things I’ve ever seen. Like everyone else, I stood and stared in silence.  The memorial is a sobering warning of the danger of dogma in any form: political, religious, environmental, philanthropic… Any time we think we have everything all figured out and that everyone…

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A Thought from Times Square

Note from Times Square

Here’s some video of our visit to Times Square. Loving everyone is harder here because it feels like literally everyone is HERE. It’s easy to love humanity in general. The challenge is loving the person right in front of your face. Those are the instructions though. Let’s do it!

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Don’t Let Fear Keep You in a Tiny Little Box!

Don't Let Fear Keep You in a Tiny Little Box

Summary Julie and I nearly let fear literally keep us in a tiny little box (our trailer). Taking the train from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central Station sounded a bit daunting to us small town kids. Thank God we did it anyway. We’ll be sharing some thoughts from the big city over the next few days.…

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Drive Nice, Change the World!

Drive nice, save the world

Video Summary We got a kick out of this traffic circle in Amesbury, Massachusetts. We sat and ate Italian food and were endlessly entertained watching people try to figure it out and not wreck. In California, this would be a world war. But to us it seems like people on the East Coast are nicer…

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