“Ignorance is Willfully Looking Away”

“Ignorance is Willfully Looking Away”

The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision. Helen Keller   For I was hungry, and you gave me something to eat. I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink. I was a stranger and you invited me in. I needed clothes and you clothed me....
All My Relatives

All My Relatives

In August, I attended a wonderful retreat in Maple Lake, MN. One of the presenters was a Lakota Sioux man, Joseph Medicine Robe, who frequently addressed us as “relatives,” and mentioned the Lakota phrase ‘mitakuye oyasin,’ which I wrote about several years back. A...