Category: equality

thank you, madiba

the little lady and i were together, watching a holiday ice skating show on the boston common when i heard the news.  my hand covers my mouth, in shock, for just a second.  then i bend down and whisper into her ear, “nelson mandela…

forever changed

we have these moments, situations, experiences that forever alter us.  falling in love.  sitting in an oncologist chair and hearing a cancer diagnosis.  the moment a pregnancy test is positive.  being betrayed by a person we love.  winning the lottery.  holding the hand of…