Humanity on a Train

NYC bound we happened to sit behind a young man traveling alone. An older man took the seat next to him, and I smiled as the young man got up to help this stranger lift his bag into the overhead compartment.  As we headed toward the city these two talked and talked. I wasn’t paying any attention to what they were saying until I … Read More Humanity on a Train


Day 138/365 You Must Be A Tree

After reading my blog the other day – An Invitation – which was about compassion and acceptance around a transgender loved one (in my case, my ex-husband), a friend of mine wrote to me recounting this story – She was at a wedding with her niece, who is five.  Her niece said to their family friend, “Are you a girl or a boy?” The … Read More Day 138/365 You Must Be A Tree