This bear and her cub have, however, given us a gift. In this time of social distance, our mutual delight in the bears is bringing our neighborhood together.
POEM: Tea Leaves
Outside my apartment
the windows across
are black as tea
Life without Facebook: Deleting my account
I was able to calm down and temper my anxiety by acknowledging that social media is not reality. FB was not feeding my soul, and feeding my soul is what I need, especially in these times.
Arts, relationships can rebuild America’s social infrastructure
In a letter to the editor, Anita Walker writes, “The arts and culture are the antidote to what ails us as a nation. In fact, they can both prevent and cure.”