Politics

Why Peace Will Forever Elude Us

A thought-provoking op-ed challenging readers to ponder that the apprehension of death, and the necessity to mitigate that apprehension, always has, and always will, prompt…

Back In America

A reflective work of nonfiction that muses about political apathy, while contemplating if mass protests can influence actual change… I arrived back in Seattle following…

Walls

An op-ed that ponders if U.S. tax dollars could be better served elsewhere when taking in to account the relative ineffectiveness of border walls throughout…

Two Poems by Meredith McDonough

by: Meredith McDonough1 These two poems by Meredith McDonough explore the ways in which divisive government actions can often collapse the distance between the separate self…

A New Dawn

A New Dawn

by: John S Alty A terse, but impactful, story about the first free election in South Africa, 25 years ago next April… A blood-red sun…