Yearly Archives: 2017


Attention Earthlings, we got some real sh++ to deal with 2

Attention Earthlings, we got some real sh++ to deal with and not this bulls++ y’all  knocking around. There are many things that we earthlings allow to divide us – location, vocation, education, enunciation, origination, and migration.  There are many ways we justify these divisions through our various isms.  None of […]


Who’s Zooming Who? – Affairs, trysts – Boston’s small y’all 4

Who’s zooming who?  Affairs, trysts, dalliances – Boston’s small, y’all. In some cases, I knew the mistress first.  She was a friend.  Lovely woman, lonely, wanted companionship at any cost even if it meant going against long-held values.  In another case, the mistress was a proximity friend – we worked […]


It’s not if but who – racists & bigots around me 4

It’s not if there are racists and bigots around me but who they are.  Come out come out whoever you are.  I know you’re there.  I’m certain.  this is what I know.  Someone(s) in the organizations I work with voted for Donald Trump.  Ditto for people whose businesses and services I […]


Messages sent, messages received 2

(This post was begun before the eclipse today – a moment I shared with many other lovely people at the Boston Public Library and before the Boston Resist March on Saturday – another few hours of witnessing positive people pulling together.  Why am I telling you this?  Because re-reading this, […]


Hard come, easy go – workplace diversity 1

I used to keep my distance. I was professionally courteous but made little effort to get to know my colleagues very deeply.  There were so few people in the work environment I could relate to culturally or who shared my economic background or who seemed interested in news and events […]