Radical Understanding in a Post-Truth World

The Coronavirus pandemic is bringing to light aspects of society that were already increasingly showing signs of dysfunction and unhealth but now are more visible. One of these is how we as a society relate to truth. Through the marvel of the internet we have access to virtually unlimited amounts of information and opinions presented […]

Care for us, and them, during these difficult times

As we humans deal with the global challenge of Coronavirus, I am seeing the way systems here in the U.S. are set up and functioning in ways that make the non-wealthy particularly vulnerable. The strong government support and social safety nets we had decades ago have been drastically weakened over time, and now as this […]

Building Empathic Community in Organizations, Networks, and in our Personal Lives

I want to write about faith,about the way the moon risesover cold snow, night after nightfaithful even as it fades from fullness,slowly becoming that last curving and impossiblesliver of light before the final darkness.But I have no faith myselfI refuse it even the smallest entry.Let this then, my small poem,like a new moon, slender and […]