Kumbaya my Lord_ People are dying_ My Lord

A voice from Haiti: “Gay people will curse our country And we already have enough curses.”  I just read a news article involving the death of two ‘presumed gay’ men at an anti-gay march in Haiti.  They were beaten to death by protesters demonstrating against proposed marriage equality legislation. Among the anti-gay marchers were religiousContinue reading “Kumbaya my Lord_ People are dying_ My Lord”

THE FLAG WAS STILL THERE

In 1813 an army General requested a flag made so big that “the British would have no trouble seeing it from a distance.”  Officers located Rebecca Young Pickersgill known as a ‘maker of colors,’ and commissioned her to make a flag.  Using 400 yards of best quality wool bunting Rebecca and her daughter cut 15Continue reading “THE FLAG WAS STILL THERE”

Take One Breath ….

“Take one breath let it go… take another to be here and then take another to ask now what?” Thich Nhat Hanh Speed cancels out guidance. When we move in speed we are out of touch with ourselves and when we are out of touch with ourselves we burnout. We need to slow down andContinue reading “Take One Breath ….”

Circling the Universe – Spiraling into Bliss

Circling the Universe Spiraling into Bliss Duduzile Zozo I recently read a news article regarding a young lesbian who was violently assaulted and murdered. At the crime scene authorities found that a toilet brush had been thrust into her vagina. This murder took place in Ekurhuleni, South Africa. I don’t want to let this story dieContinue reading “Circling the Universe – Spiraling into Bliss”

Reflections of GLBT Ally

I met Rich In 1973, he was my first gay friend and I enjoyed 26 years of close friendship with him until his death in 1999. Rich wasn’t an occasional friend who frequently visited the family, no at a point in time he became a member of my family and later lived with us; heContinue reading “Reflections of GLBT Ally”

A Portrait in Tyranny

Danger Alert: A warning issued by The Freedom Federation; in defense of marriage.  Lead to polygamy, civil war and destroy family values. America is out of touch with its morality: The two-page letter ends with the warning not to test the groups by legalizing gay marriage. Seven pages of anti-gay conservative Christian’s [200] signatures endingContinue reading “A Portrait in Tyranny”