Better than Beasts?

Words are wild dogs on a hunt,relentlessly chasing their preyuntil at last they tear into its living fleshdevour the beast while it yet breathes. We believe we are better than beasts,who hunt to survive, to live…life for life. We believe words matter, as we point fingers,shame, accuse, berate-call out others, but not ourselves,hold accountable, butContinue reading “Better than Beasts?”

A Merciful Moment

Paintings by Laurie Snow Hein “If you have men who will exclude any of God’s creatures from the shelter of compassion and pity, you will have men who will deal likewise with their fellow men.” St. Francis of Assisi I headed out the door today, dogs in tow. I felt we all needed to move.Continue reading “A Merciful Moment”