I am going to re-do the blog site. It will still be itwasanowl. I noticed however that younger people are beginning to “like” the site. I reread some of the posts and realized it’s not just for “old farts.” The class that Tim and I will be doing together this summer is about recreating one’s […]
I have all the qualifications necessary to be an outstanding CASA advocate. I participate professionally in advocating for people who believe that truth and fact are moral imperatives. I have been a single mother, I have been completely broke wondering how I would support my kids, I am a woman who made her way through […]
What happened yesterday? In Ashland, Oregon, Washington, DC; New York, Portland, Seattle, Los Angeles, Chicago, Miami, London, Paris, Berlin, Minneapolis, Atlanta, Austin and so many more small towns around this country and the world. What happened? I use a reference from the 1940’s when the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor on December 7th, 1941. The Emporer […]
Many women I know are participating in the marches January 21, 2017 all over the country as a peaceful protest movement against the presidency of a man who suffers from Narcissistic Personality Disorder, who has no idea how to govern, who has picked billionaires to serve as cabinet heads with severe conflicts of interest as […]
Quantum physics provides a new way of perceiving the world. The deep patterning of nature – both visible and invisible – provides a glimpse into the web of connections throughout the universe. It is a challenging science as it creates an upside-down perspective of reality.
There is a system in science called entropy – basically it’s the necessary dissolution of a system that creates decay from which a new system can evolve or die. You see it in the new life springing from the bark and moss of a dead tree. I was stunned 8 years ago after Obama’s election […]
In the late 1980’s early 1990’s I volunteered at the Zen Center in the Castro district of San Francisco. I didn’t understand what was happening with AIDS nor why but I wanted, as a heterosexual woman, to get a sense of it. There was no better place than the Zen Hospice in the heart […]
I am pushing 70 and I have lived in a sexist world all those years; yet, I have been appalled at the hatred that young women have expressed to me against Hillary Clinton. Even older women have told me how she lies, how she supports corporate America over people’s interests, that she can’t be trusted. I […]