The big man. The little woman. And the Fall. [A Poem]

Today I read in the New York Times  about how little men are threatened by their [more successful] women. Significant or otherwise, he doesn’t want her to pay for dinner. Or drive him here or there.  He insists on opening the door. A pretense as he drinks to her, because she pays for their sweet vacation and the fancy car he drives. […]

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Devastation & Hope

Fear friends and lurkers, As the world knows by now a major earthquake struck southern Haiti on Tuesday, inflicting a catastrophe on the Caribbean nation.  Up to 4,000 dead.  It is difficult to know how to respond to a tragedy like this.  It doesn’t take a lot to ignore it.  I hadn’t checked the news […]

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What Can’t our Daughters Do?

I’m re-posting something I wrote a year ago.  It was my most popular article ever written with more than a thousand viewers.  So I thought it was worth posting again.   ———————– Quickly — I want to thank all my visitors from the homepage of wordpress.com. Welcome!  Wow!  A lotta love happens when you get featured on the […]

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