Monthly Archives: February 2009


‘Iokepa’s mother died yesterday.   The only way we know to honor that momentous passage is a reprieve from doing – a seizing of “still.” The Return Voyage has slowed to a crawl. In our lives on Earth, it is absolutely required … Continue reading

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The Map of Our Uncivil Past

We have been driving down the road of civil disobedience. The place names flash up at me with the increasing vagueness of an aging memory:   Birmingham, Alabama; Meridian and Hattiesburg, Mississippi.  For ‘Iokepa and me, these are fleeting interstate highway … Continue reading

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