Thought of the Week 05.24.21 – 05.28.21 … a Multi-Part Series – Acceptance (05.26.21)

“Serenity comes when you trade expectations for acceptance.” – unknown When I talk about acceptance being a life goal for me, I mean acceptance of circumstances that I have found very difficult TO accept. It’s been a hard-won task, and one that I have periodically revisited over the years since I first identified acceptance as […]

Executive Order 9066, the Internment of Japanese Americans

‪Seventy-five years ago today, President Franklin Roosevelt, via an Executive Order, authorized the incarceration of more than 100,000 persons of Japanese heritage, many of them American citizens. This Order was based more on racism than on national security, and is unconscionable, lacks honor, and is a shameful time in American history.‬ ‪Now, our current President, […]

How to Deal with Changing Times

2016 was Quite the Year On January 3, 2017, eight weeks will have passed since the US General Election was held. America voted in a new President, Vice-President, and a multitude of Representatives and Senators. Soon, the Republican Party will control the Executive Branch, the Legislative Branch, and likely, the Judicial Branch. Because I don’t feel […]