Stream and Shale

(Excerpt from my book, Stream and Shale.) 6AM. At the journey’s beginning, stars still shine brightly in the dark blue sky. It's below freezing. We gather on a Brooklyn street corner and wait for the bus going to a Citizens Tour of Pennsylvania arranged by Brooklyn for Peace. Each person carries a few gallons of … Continue reading Stream and Shale

New Books: Global Chorus Offers Essays of Hope

In the new book Global Chorus, 365 different essays - including one of mine - answer the question: Do we have hope? How would you answer? The chorus comes from scientists, authors, artists, humanitarians, political, and spiritual leaders responding to editor Todd MacLean's not-so-simple, and surprising query. He asked each of us to send him … Continue reading New Books: Global Chorus Offers Essays of Hope