Cardboard Fables: The Saguaro spoke to the Sky, standing defiant
On the role of defiance in achievement and protecting others as catharsis.
Great Mother, What Can Be Done? (with audio)
A poet’s prayer to Gaia, the Great Mother, from my collection Poems for the Anthropocene, to mark the start of COP27, with audio.
What’s an Expat to Do?
Thoughts on anti-regime protests by Iranian expats at embassies around the world, and of the decision to stay or go that I’ve always known I’d have to make.
Meanwhile the Everyday Violence of Apartheid in Palestine, Funded by US Tax Dollars
An update on casualties in Palestine as the Iranians try for liberty and western attention remains fixedly on Ukraine.
Survey: Neurodiversity Initiatives on Campus: preliminary survey on neurodivergent experiences on college campuses.
If you’re neurodivergent and you are in or have been in higher education, please fill out my survey! Help cure my ignorance about other neurodivergent experiences on college campuses!
Is It You or Is It The Systems?
An intervention: stop blaming yourself for systemic problems! Instead let’s remake the systems together!