Saying YES to the journey

This past week, I led a virtual retreat that explored the connections between activism and spirit. In addition to my own story, four teachers shared insights about this powerful moment in humanity’s story. Each person stressed the importance of doing inner work along with the outer as we proceed forward. I share a few highlights…

Americans of Conscience Checklist: Week of May 17, 2020

183 weeks down, 24 weeks to the presidential election. The AoC Checklist features clear, well-researched actions for Americans who value democracy, equality, voting, and respect. To stay engaged through challenging times, we practice gratitude, self-care, and celebration. I value decency. Action: Oppose harm to asylum seekers being exposed to hazardous disinfectant in detention centers. (h/t Never Again…

Here’s what is good right now

What a time this is I know you’re stressed out. Worried. Deeply concerned. Not just about the pandemic—although that’s in the forefront of most people’s minds right now—but for all the ways our leaders are failing us, our neighbors, and our most vulnerable residents. That’s why we’re called Americans of Conscience—we care. You’re here because…