The world needs more truth tellers.

I like to check the news overseas every day just to see how things are ‘going’ in other parts of the world through a lens that isn’t American. A disturbing article out of France caught my eye the other day. The report stated that French “web influencers” were recently contacted by a London based firm…

No evil.

This is what I’ll call a recommendation.. with reservations. My husband and I recently watched a short series on Netflix entitled “The Serpent.” It is based on the true story of serial killer Charles Sobhraj who preyed on travelers exploring the ” hippie trail” of South Asia in the 1970s . The acting is superb,…

Truth and Consequences

Caitlyn Jenner is making headlines; why? She dared reveal her thoughts on those who are born biologically male participating in women’s athletics; she said it would not be fair. Oh oh.. How long before she gets targeted by the raging mob? And yet..as a former athlete, and now trans woman, she has unique standing to…

Truth as an impediment.

My husband and I have been enjoying an autobiographical book on tape. I’m not sure I can recommend it yet because, while enlightening, challenging and thought provoking, F-bombs drop like candy from a pinata..it is very intense! The man “speaks truth to power” though, and I am all about it- regardless of how it’s presented….

Red Flags

I recently watched two Netflix movies; Bikram: Yogi, Guru, Predator and FYRE- The greatest party that never happened. Bikram (77) is the egomaniacal founder of hot yoga. This guy amassed a fortune estimated at 75 million dollars sitting in a comfy, elevated, overstuffed chair with a personalized AC blowing on his neck barking out orders…

Lines.

Last night I watched the Westminster Dog Show broadcasting live from NYC. This morning I’m reading horror stories about what’s happening to dogs in China because of Corona Virus fears. Same day, same world..the contrast is jarring. It makes me wonder about lines.. Lines between order and chaos, lines that separate modernity from primitivism, cooperation…