How a teacher’s gaze can change a child’s life.
What greater, sadder, stronger love than this?
This week’s “Media Naranja” is the story of a love between a Guanacaste woman and the tool of her trade.
Happy Day of Love and Friendship, as they call it in CR! I’m celebrating by launching a new Sunday series at our new media organization, El Colectivo 506, called Media Naranja. In this series, I’ll be writing very short love stories with a Costa Rican connection. Just for fun, I’ll be challenging myself to makeContinue reading “Join me for a new series”
We’re now in year THREE of the Zero-Commitment Overwhelmed Writers’ League: weekly half-hour weekend writing sessions, followed by conversation for those who’d like to chat. The group is not another commitment you have to fulfill. Just drop in whenever you need some quiet writing time. Here’s how to get in the loop: The group isContinue reading “Overwhelmed writers unite – updated for 2022!”
A special holiday gift that will help volunteers make a difference!
Today in Costa Rica is literally a day full of sun; in my home country, it’s also a day of light.
A reminder that whatever our troubles, we always have power to create.
A rare chance to revisit the past.
When our work lives entirely in our brains, it’s freeing and terrifying all at once.